SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

March 27, 2008 06:00 ET

Japanese-Thai Joint Venture Targeting Global Acrylonitrile Market Growth, an Industrial Info News Alert

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - March 27, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Japan's Asahi Kasei Chemicals Corporation and Marubeni Corporation have formed a joint venture with Thailand's hydrocarbons and petrochemicals group PTT PLC to construct acrylonitrile and methyl methacrylate plants at Map Ta Phut in Rayong, Thailand, as part of a project worth between $750 million and $800 million.

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