China Chemical Completes 30,000-Ton MAH Plant
China Chemical also announced that site development work has begun for the construction of its 50,000-ton BDO cogeneration facility. BDO uses MAH as a feedstock and is used in a variety of commercial applications. The plant is scheduled for completion in 2012.
China is the world's largest consumer of MAH and BDO, accounting for 23% of global demand for the two chemicals. According to market research firm ResearchInChina, the BDO production capacity of mainland China grew 96.5% year-over-year in 2009 in response to strong domestic demand.
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