Taftan Chabahar Complex is an upcoming petrochemical complex located in Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran. The complex is expected to commence commercial operations in 2024 and is likely to have an annual petrochemical capacity of 1.29mtpa. The complex will use natural gas as its key feedstock. The plants in this complex are operated by Taftan Iran.

Details of key upcoming projects in Taftan Chabahar Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with upcoming plants including Taftan Chabahar Ammonia Plant (0.3mtpa), and Taftan Chabahar Methanol Plant (0.99mtpa).

The operator details for upcoming plants are as follows:

Plant NameOperator
Taftan Chabahar Ammonia PlantTaftan Iran
Taftan Chabahar Methanol PlantTaftan Iran

Key Products Capacity – Taftan Chabahar Complex, 2021-2030

The complex is expected to produce key products such as methanol, and ammonia.

Methanol accounts for major capacity share i.e., 76.7% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 0.99mtpa, followed by ammonia 23.3% (0.3mtpa).


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