Iran's Petrochemical Research and Technology Company (PRTC) signed a contract with Sabtech Company, formerly Stamicarbon, for developing and commercializing process control systems in petrochemical plants.
Iran’s gas recovery for the supergiant South Pars gas field is projected to increase by 56 mcm/d by the end of the current calendar year to March 20 2019, which will bring the country’s total gas production capacity from the field to 630 mcm/d.
The CEO of National Petrochemical Company (NPC) said that the Petrochemical Research and Technology Company (PRTC) had entered into good contracts with the industry and was taking steps towards commercialization of the catalysts it produces.
Prices of polyethylene terephthalate (PET), a form of polyester that is used in the production of plastic bottles, have plummeted by 56% in recent days after sharp rise over the past few months, the secretary of Mineral and Potable Water Producers Association said.
Beijing's population fell for the first time last year, and the capital still experienced a low fertility rate despite the introduction of the two-child policy in 2016, according to a recently published blue book.