Borouge to build Chinese compounding plant

Borouge, a joint venture between the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Borealis, a provider of chemical and plastics solutions, has signed an agreement with the Nansha Municipal Government to build a second manufacturing plant in China.

The plant will produce up to 105,000 tonnes of tailor-made compounded polypropylene resins annually, to serve the automotive and appliance industries in China.

Construction work on the plant is expected to be completed by the middle of 2012.