VIETNAM: Phu My Plastics selects Spheripol process for new polypropylene unit in Vietnam
LyondellBasell announced that Phu My Plastics Production JSC has chosen its Spheripol polypropylene (PP) process technology for a new 300,000 t/y PP plant in Vietnam.
"We have selected Spheripol technology for our PP project due to the strong licensing record and operational experience of LyondellBasell and the well-established Spheripol PP product position in Vietnam and Southeast Asia," noted Madam Le Thi Hoa, vice chairman of Phu My. The plant will begin operations using Avant ZN catalyst. No other details of the project were given.
Source: Weekly “PetroChemical News” (PCN), Durham, NC, USA; 27 May 2019
(Syed Rashid Ali, Karachi, Pakistan)