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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…

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William Ploch

Wed Jun 13 2018

San Patricio County, Texas, Gets Nod for Huge Petrochemical Project Site

It’s official: ExxonMobil Chemical Company and SABIC have picked San Patricio County, Texas, as the site for a potential petrochemical complex on the U.…

ExxonMobil | Petchem | Sabic | Chemical Processing | San Patricio County | Gulf Coast Petrochemical Projects | Ethylene Projects Construction | Gulf Coast Ethylene | Polyethylene Unit Construction

Industrial Info

Thu Apr 20 2017

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 »

San Patricio County, Texas, Gets Nod for Huge Petrochemical Project Site

It’s official: ExxonMobil Chemical Company and SABIC have picked San Patricio County, Texas, as the site for a potential petrochemical complex on the U.S. Gulf Coast. If it gets the financial green light, the complex would include a world-scale ethane steam cracker able to produce 1.8 million tons of ethylene per year, which would feed a monoethylene »