SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

September 07, 2010 05:10 ET

Hyundai Oilbank, Cosmo Oil Move Forward With Massive Seosan Petrochemicals Expansion, an Industrial Info News Alert

TOKYO--(Marketwire - September 7, 2010) -  Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Last summer, Hyundai Oilbank Company Limited (HDO) (Seoul, South Korea) announced that it would team up with Cosmo Oil Company Limited (TYO: 5007) (Tokyo, Japan) to establish a 50:50 joint venture in November 2009 to produce paraxylene. The venture, HC Petrochemical Company Limited (Seoul), began operations at the end of 2009, after acquiring an existing 380,000-metric-ton-per-year plant from HDO.

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