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China: Leading the World in on-purpose propylene production technologies – Part 1

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Report summary

Historically, most propylene has been produced as a by-product from steam crackers or refineries. In the future, production from on-purpose technologies will grow much faster than these traditional by-product processes. The advent of on-purpose production will structurally alleviate the propylene supply tightness in China. This two-part Insight will focus on the two main on-purpose technologies, propane dehydrogenation and methanol-to-olefins/methanol-to-propylene, that are prevalent in China.

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Table of contents

  • Introduction
  • The driving force for on-purpose propylene projects in China
  • Regional on-purpose supply
  • Impact on propane and propylene derivatives
  • Environmental concerns
  • Coming in Part 2

Tables and charts

This report includes 9 images and tables including:

Images

  • GDP growth in Asia (YoY)
  • Industrial Production growth (%YoY)
  • China: Leading the World in on-purpose propylene production technologies – Part 1: Image 3
  • Propylene shortfall (mil tons)
  • Propylene equivalent demand (mil tons)
  • China propylene supply (mil tons)
  • Regional on-purpose supply (%)
  • Propane imports in China (mil tons)
  • Imports of major propylene derivatives in China (mil tons)

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