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Thailand’s PTT Global to launch new cracker by 2020

by ChemOrbis Editorial Team -
  • 01/06/2016 (16:01)
According to market sources, Thailand’s PTT Global Chemical is planning to launch its new cracker in Map Ta Phut by 2020. The new cracker is a part of a $4.5 billion project at its Map Phut site and will reportedly use naphtha as feedstock.

The cracker is expected to have a production capacity of 500,000 tons/year of ethylene and 261,000 tons/year of propylene.

PTT Global is also planning to commission its new 300,000 tons/year metallocene LLDPE plant at Map Ta Phut in the first quarter of 2018.
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