CHINA: Shandong Shougang's new HDPE plant to utilize LyondellBasell's technology
Shandong Shougang Luqing Co. has chosen LyondellBasell's Hostalen ACP polyethylene (PE) process technology for a new high-density PE (HDPE) facility in China.
The 350,000 t/y HDPE plant will be built within Shandong Shougang's petrochemical complex at Bohai Industry Park in Shouguang, Shandong province. No other details of the project were available.
"With this contract, LyondellBasell has licensed 1.5 million tons of annual Hostalen ACP capacity this year," noted Dan Coombs, executive vice president, global manufacturing, refining, projects and technology at LyondellBasell.
Source: Weekly “PetroChemical News”, Durham, NC, USA; 28 Aug 2017
(Syed Rashid Ali, Karachi, Pakistan)