naphtha


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any of various volatile flammable liquid hydrocarbon mixtures

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The expansion would increase capacity of the cracker in northern India from about 850,000 tpy, S Mitra told Reuters during a condensate and naphtha forum in Singapore.
Favorable economic policies such as tax benefits and financial incentives to set up petrochemical complexes in countries such as India and China have also prompted naphtha demand in the region.
The naphtha cracker had been shelved indefinitely in 2010, as in the case of several other projects.
Its world-scale gas- to- liquid (GTL) conversion projects also produce globally marketable and environmentally friendly liquid products and synthetic fuels, including diesel, jet, naphtha and LPG.
Reza Haqiqi told the oil ministry's website that the NGL plant produces 140,000 cubic feet of gas and 15,000 barrels of naphtha and gas products a day.
Building a petroleum complex, including oil refineries, naphtha cracking plants and downstream factories of petroleum products, in China was one of the biggest investments proposed by the group's late chairman, Wang Yung-ching, many years ago, and valued at US$10 billion then.
A third April naphtha cargo that was due to be shipped out last weekend when the fire broke was slightly delayed.
Zeighami went on to say that by completion of gasoline making projects towards the end of year, the Iran's gasoline production capacity would also surge to 70 million liters per day, which would mean a rise in the country's exports of gasoline and up to 10 million liters of naphtha per day.
Clearing of OTC CFR South China Coal Swaps and CFR Japan Naphtha Swaps is available from 5 December 2011 while Balance-of-Month CFR Japan Naphtha Swaps and Balance-of-Month FOB Korea Benzene Swaps clearing will be offered from 1 February 2012.
The export of petroleum top naphtha was recorded at US$190.
Three traders pegged 95 RON gasoline at around $115-125 a tonne over benchmark Middle East naphtha quotes, slightly higher than last week's range of $115-120 a tonne.
He was speaking at the 15th Condensate and Naphtha Forum, in Doha, on Monday.
New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Rolling out the canvas for expansion of its operations through downstream integration into petrochemicals, India's largest Naphtha Cracker plant at Indian Oil's Panipat Complex was today dedicated to the nation by Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister S Jaipal Reddy.
Low sulphur gas oil premiums in the Middle East held firm on the back of strong demand from East Africa, while gasoline and naphtha looked supported on persistently tight supplies, traders said.
Bansal explained that with more natural gas being produced in India, naphtha was becoming surplus and the only other option would be to export it at a low price.