OMPL will utilize the Aromatic rich naphtha stream from MRPL and will produce 900 KTPA of Paraxylene and 270 KTPA of Benzene as major products.
ParaxylenePara-Xylene is the main building block for the entire PET / Polyester industry. Primarily used as a feedstock to manufacture purified terephthalic acid (PTA) or dimethyl terephthalate (DMT) which is used in the production of polyester fibres and PET bottles.
Specifications for Paraxylene
Paraxylene Value Chain
BenzeneBenzene is one of the most basic petrochemicals and has a huge network of downstream industries. Majorly used as an intermediate for the production of highly valuable products like Styrene / Polystyrene, Phenol (Cumene route), Nylon (Cyclohexane-Caprolactum route), Aniline, Linear Alkyl Benzene(LAB) and other derivatives.
Specifications for Benzene
Benzene Value Chain