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Established in 1995, EQUATE is an international joint venture between Petrochemical
Industries Company (PIC), The Dow Chemical Company (Dow), Boubyan Petrochemical
Company (BPC) and Qurain Petrochemical
Industries Company (QPIC).
Bayat, who is also managing director of National Petrochemical
Company (NPC), said Iran is in negotiations with some countries for exporting its new petrochemical
In an interview with The Wall Street Journal last week, Mohammad-Hossein Peyvandi, deputy head of Iran's state-controlled National Petrochemical
Co., said ending a ban on selling petrochemical
technologies to Iran would "have an impact on European countries.
Qatar: Fertiliser is listed by BMI as a key part of the petrochemicals
He reiterated that Iran's petrochemical
output will exceed 120 tons per year by the end of the 6th five-year development plan to 2022.
By selling its petrochemical
business DSM advances its plan to become a specialty company focusing on biotechnological and chemical products for the life-science industry and on performance materials -- including engineering plastics.
Braskem, by far Brazil's largest petrochemical
group, is not, however, anxious to see Petrobras as a co controller of the company.
plants in 2003 produced 2.26m tons of petrochemicals
, up 14% from 2002.
According to Al Nuzha, most of the petrochemical
companies in the kingdom suffered net losses in the last quarter of 2008.
The Islamic Republic is determined to become the biggest petrochemical
producer in the Middle East.
"These projects have raised nameplate production of petrochemicals
by 2.728 million tons," revealed National Petrochemical
Company's managing director Abdolhosain Bayat.