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October 12, 2021

Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Complex, China

By Carmen

Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Complex is an upcoming petrochemical complex located in Xinjiang, China. The complex is expected to commence commercial operations in 2024 and is likely to have an annual petrochemical capacity of 1.38mtpa. The complex will use coal as its key feedstock. The plants in this complex are operated by Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps.

 

Details of key upcoming projects in Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Complex

 

The complex is set to add capacity with upcoming plants including Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Ethylene Glycol Plant (0.4mtpa), Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Methanol Plant (0.8mtpa), Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Polycarbonate Plant (0.13mtpa), and Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Polyethylene Plant (0.05mtpa).

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The technology and operator details for upcoming plants are as follows:

Plant Name Operator
Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Ethylene Glycol Plant Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps
Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Methanol Plant Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps
Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Polycarbonate Plant Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps
Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Polyethylene Plant Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps

 

Key Products Capacity – Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps Korla Complex, 2021-2030

The complex is expected to produce key products such as methanol, ethylene glycol (EG), polycarbonate, and polyethylene.

Methanol accounts for major capacity share i.e., 58% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 0.8mtpa, followed by ethylene glycol (EG) and polycarbonate with 29% (0.4mtpa) and 9.4% (0.13mtpa) respectively.

Methodology

Information on the petrochemical complexes/plants is sourced from GlobalData’s oil & gas petrochemicals plants database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, petrochemical plants globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

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