Shell obtained approval for new complex in Pennsylvania
The reports revealed that the company decided to make an investment on building a new complex, which will include an ethylene cracker, last June. The new facility will use low-cost ethane from shale gas producers in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia and have a production capacity of 1.6 million tons/year of PE.
The reports indicated that the company is expecting to start construction towards the end of 2017 and start operations in ten years.
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