MOSCOW (MRC) -- Reliance Industries Ltd
(RIL), India's petrochemical major, is likely to brought on-stream its
cracker in Hazira, as per Apic-online.
A Polymerupdate source
informed that the company is expected to complete the maintenance at the cracker
in end-April 2017. The cracker was taken off-line on March 24, 2017.
Located at Hazira near Surat in Gujarat, the cracker has a production
capacity of 1.1 mmt/year.
As MRC informed
previously, RIL has delayed the start-up of its new monoethylene glycol
(MEG) plant until Q2 2017. The company scheduled to commence operations at the
plant in Q2 2017. As per the earlier plans, the plant was to be started in
December 2016. Located at Jamnagar, Gujarat in India, the plant has a production
capacity of 750,000 mt/year.
Reliance Industries is one of the world's
largest producers of polymers. The company is engaged in a wide range of
activities, ranging from oil and gas production to production of polyester and
polymer goods, including the production of polyethylene (PE), polypropylene
(PP), polyvinyl chloride (PVC), and textiles.