JBF Industries starts ommercial production at PET plant in Geel, Belgium

JBF Industries starts production at PET plant in Geel, Belgium

7:32 AM, 1st July 2014
JBF Industries Ltd business news

MUMBAI, INDIA/GEEL, BELGIUM: JBF Industries Ltd has started commercial production at its polyethylene terephthalate (PET) project at Geel, Belgium. The 3,90,000 tonne per annum project, which is co-located on the BP Aromatics site, was executed through JBF Global Europe BVBA, wholly owned step subsidiary of JBF Industries Limited.

Film project set up through JBF Bahrain SPC is already running satisfactorily. With this, two out of three projects which JBF Industries was implementing, have started commercial production.

The third project to manufacture purified terephthalic acid (PTA) at SEZ Mangalore, India is progressing as per plan and production is expected by last quarter of 2015. The PTA plant will have 1.25 million metric tonne per annum capacity, which JBF Industries claims to be among the largest in India.


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