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Even More Ethylene Coming for U.S. Gulf Coast

Growth in ethylene capacity has broken all historical records in recent years, with multiple world-scale crackers constructed in Texas and Louisiana. Even as ExxonMobil commissions…

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William Ploch

Fri Jul 27 2018

China, U.S. Fuel Growth in Global Polyethylene Projects

As record amounts of new ethylene capacity continue to be announced globally, so does the number of planned polyethylene units. Currently, more than 190 individual…

Ethylene | Ethylene Units | Ethylene Cracker | Ethylene Production | Polyethylene | Polyethylene Unit Construction | Natural Gas | Naphtha

William Ploch

Wed Jun 13 2018

Opportunities Abound with Industrial Info's Global Ethylene Cracker Platform

The global ethylene sector presents multiple opportunities for equipment and service providers and energy traders, and Industrial Info's Global Ethylene Platform can provide the key…

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Industrial Info

Thu Mar 15 2018

Even More Ethylene Coming for U.S. Gulf Coast

Growth in ethylene capacity has broken all historical records in recent years, with multiple world-scale crackers constructed in Texas and Louisiana. Even as ExxonMobil commissions a new cracker in Texas this month, another 8 billion pounds of new capacity is planned to be brought online during the remaining months of 2018. Formosa, Sasol and Shintech each have new units planned »

China, U.S. Fuel Growth in Global Polyethylene Projects

As record amounts of new ethylene capacity continue to be announced globally, so does the number of planned polyethylene units. Currently, more than 190 individual polyethylene units are being proposed around the world, with an estimated nameplate capacity of more than 138 billion pounds per year, according to Industrial Info's project database. A significant portion of the planned units are »

Opportunities Abound with Industrial Info's Global Ethylene Cracker Platform

The global ethylene sector presents multiple opportunities for equipment and service providers and energy traders, and Industrial Info's Global Ethylene Platform can provide the key information on installed base, new capacity, ethylene production, and offline capacity. Industrial Info's Global Ethylene Platform provides information on capital and maintenance projects. In the U.S., capacity is being added as companies rush to »