Shenhua Yulin Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Shanxi, China. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 2015 and currently has an active annual capacity of 3.36mtpa. Its capacity is expected to increase to 5.58mtpa in 2030. The plants are operated by China Shenhua Energy. Buy the profile here.

Key products capacity - Shenhua Yulin Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include methanol, propylene, ethylene glycol (EG), ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA), and polyethylene.

Methanol accounts for 55.4% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 1.86mtpa, followed by propylene and ethylene glycol (EG) with 14.9% (0.5mtpa) and 11.9% (0.4mtpa) respectively.

Details of key upcoming projects in Shenhua Yulin Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with some of the key upcoming plants including Shenhua Yulin Ethanolamines Plant (0.21mtpa), Shenhua Yulin Ethylene Dichloride Plant (0.51mtpa), Shenhua Yulin Polyether Polyol Plant (0.34mtpa), Shenhua Yulin PVC Plant (0.5mtpa), and Shenhua Yulin Vinyl Chloride Monomer (VCM) Plant (0.51mtpa).

The complex also includes Shenhua Yulin Ethylene Plant, and Shenhua Yulin Propylene Plant 2 for which the capacity information is not available/reported.

About China Shenhua Energy

China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd (CSEC), a subsidiary of China Energy Investment Corp, is a diversified company. It carries out the production and sale of coal and electricity. The company owns and operates coal mines in Inner Mongolia, Shaanxi and Shanxi. The company sells its coal to external customers, coal chemical business, and power business under long term supply contracts. CSEC’s power generation facilities are in North China, South China, East China, Northeast China and Central China. The company manages and operates railway network that carries out coal transportation and sales activities. It also operates ports such as Huanghua Port and Shenhua Tianjin Coal Dock. CSEC is headquartered in Dongcheng, Beijing, China.

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