Methanol output hits record high

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TEHRAN, Jun. 23 (MNA) – Methanol production at Fanavaran Petrochemical Co. hit a new record high last year.

Methanol output of Fanavaran Petrochemical Co. went beyond its nameplate production capacity of one million tons per year.

Managing director of Fanavaran Petrochemical Co. Ali Nazarpour said the company is the second largest producer of methanol in the country, sixth largest in the Middle East and 18th largest in the world, IRNA reported.

Fanavaran petrochemical company comprises three units: methanol, monoxide carbon and acid acetic with production capacity of one million tons, 140 thousand tons and 150 thousand tons per year respectively.

Nazarpour said that the company succeeded in producing 1.731 million tons of methanol last Iranian calendar year, 21 March 2015.



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