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Petrorabigh Starts Full Operations at Expanded Ethane Cracker

Date : Apr 27, 2016

Saudi Arabia's PetroRabigh has started full operations at its expanded ethane cracker, it said on Thursday.


The expansion will increase ethane processing capacity from 95 million standard cubic feet per day (scfd) to 125 million scfd; boosting capacity to 1.6 mln tonnes per year.


The start of the expanded ethane cracker will increase the company's revenue by an estimated 750 million riyals ($200 million) for 2016 and depending on the feedstock availability, the firm said in a bourse statement.