INEOS Technologies has licensed the Innovene PP process to China Shenhua, Coal to Liquid and Chemical, Beijing Engineering Co., for the manufacture of polypropylene resins including homopolymers, random copolymers and impact copolymers.
The 300,000 tpy plant, located in Yulin City, Shaanxi province, will serve the rapidly growing Chinese PP market.
China Shenhua is a major coal chemical producer in China and the first company to commercialize the MTO (methanol to olefins) process, officials said.
This Innovene PP plant will be part of their 2nd MTO complex.
"INEOS is very proud to be selected for this project in the growing Chinese coal chemical industry, said Peter Williams, CEO of INEOS Technologies.
We appreciate the very good relationship developed with China Shenhua Group and we look forward to further cooperation with China Shenhua as they expand their business in the coal chemical industry.