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Project Profile: Q-Chem Petrochemical Complex
The Q-Chem petrochemical complex is a grassroots plant producing 500,000 TPA ethylene, which is then used to produce 462,000 TPA polyethylene and 47,000 TPA 1-Hexene. The feedstock is sour ethane.
The plant is located in Mesaieed Industrial City in Qatar, on the Arabian Gulf approximately 40 km south of the capital, Doha.