SOCAR methanol facility will be stopped for routine repair
SOCAR Methanol facility will be stopped in November for the capital repair.
The repair is expected to take four months, till March 2018. The facility was built by AzMeCo in 2014.
The annual capacity totals 720 k t.
SOCAR has purchased the facility from Aqrarkredit for 520m USD.
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SOCAR, Tekfen sign memorandum on construction
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