BASF, Sinopec joint venture building acrylic acid, SAP plant in Nanjing, China

BASF, Sinopec JV to build acrylic acid, SAP plant in Nanjing, China

10:34 AM, 9th April 2014
BASF, Sinopec joint venture agreement

NANJING, CHINA: BASF and Sinopec inaugurated two new plants for acrylic acid and superabsorbent polymers (SAP) at their state-of-the-art Verbund site, BASF-YPC Co Ltd, a 50-50 joint venture in Nanjing, China. Additionally, a new butyl acrylate plant will begin production later this year. The new plants will further strengthen the C3 (propylene) value chain and serve the growing downstream demand.

“The start-up of these projects will continuously improve the company’s ability to meet the demands of our customers. It will create new opportunities for sustainability and will make a positive contribution to clean production. It will also enhance industrial development,” said Chang Zhenyong, Vice Chief Engineer, Director of Chemical Department, Sinopec Corporation.

© Worldofchemicals News



Your Comments (Up to 2000 characters)
Please respect our community and the integrity of its participants. WOC reserves the right to moderate and approve your comment.

Related News

Ube machinery establishes subsidiary in Mexico

TOKYO, JAPAN: Ube Machinery Corporation Ltd, consolidated subsidiary of Ube Industries Ltd, has established a subsidiary in Mexico for the servicing a ...

Read more
CB&I bags refinery technology contract in China

THE WOODLANDS, US: CB&I’s Chevron Lummus Global joint venture has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $100 million. The scope of wor ...

Read more
Lubrizol to build chlorinated PVC compounding plant in Dahej, India

CLEVELAND, US: The Lubrizol Corporation broke ground for a new TempRite chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) compounding plant in Dahej, India. Const ...

Read more
Canpotex signs potash supply deal with Indian customers

SASKATOON, CANADA: Canpotex Limited has agreed to an annual contract with its government and private sector partners in India to supply approximately ...

Read more
AMRI completes acquisition of Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals

ALBANY, US: AMRI has completed the previously announced acquisition of Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Cedarburg, is a contract developer and manufact ...

Read more
Sherwin-Williams terminates the acquisition of Comex Mexico

CLEVELAND, US: Sherwin-Williams Co, the largest US paint retailer, terminated its agreement to acquire the Mexican operations of Consorcio Comex SA af ...

Read more uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X