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Expanding Horizons in Petrochemical Business

The petrochemical sector is a major driver of industrial growth. The per capita consumption of plastics in India is far below the world average. However in the last decade, the Indian polyolefin industry has seen double digit growth offering iarge potential for further growth. Ample opportunities also exist for export of polyolefin in the Asian region, including China.

IndianOil is focussing on strengthening its petrochemicals business by venturing into downstream polymer units. A world-class Naphtha Cracker and Polymer units are operational at IndianOil's Panipat Refinery. The technology and capacities of the Naphtha Cracker and Polymer units are world-class, with products ranging from commodity to niche grades. Commissioned on llth March 2010, the Naphtha Cracker complex includes:-

Naphtha Cracker Unit (NCU):

  • World class Naphtha Cracker unit with technology from ABB Lummus located at Panipat, Haryana
  • Design capacity
    • 857 KTA of ethylene
    • 650 KTA of propylene
Downstream Polymer Units

Polypropylene (PP) Unit:

  • Two production lines of 300 KTA each with Spheripol technology license from Basell, Italy.
  • Product portfolio includes entire range of Homopolymers, Block copolymers and Random copolymers.

Dedicated HDPE Unit:

  • Dedicated HDPE plant of 300 KTA using Basell (Hostalen) slurry process
  • Product portfolio includes Unimodal as well as Bimodal HDPE grades for various application segments such as Film, Blow Moulding & Pressure pipes.

LLDPE/ HDPE Swing Unit:

  • LLDPE/ HDPE swing plant of 350 KTA capacity based on Sclairtech Solution polymerisation technology of Nova Chemicals, Canada.
  • Product portfolio includes general-purpose LLDPE &HDPE grades, as well as speciality LLDPE grades using 1- Octene as co-monomer for niche application segments.

Contact Us

For Business Enquiries:

Corporate Office, New Delhi

Mr. Sujoy Choudhury
Tel: 91-11-2685 9066


At Kolkata
Mr. Debabrata Khastagir
Tel: 91-33-2414 5948


At Mumbai
Mr. R.V. Prabhu
Tel: 91-22-2491 8211


At Delhi
Mr. K.S. Laha
Tel: 91-11-2244 8081


At Chennai
Mr. R. Nanda Kumar
Tel: 91-44-2833 9195


Channel Management, Corporate Office, New Delhi:
Mr. Sunil Kumar Singh
Tel: 91-11-2653 5819


Technical Services, Corporate Office, New Delhi:
Mr. A.V. Raghunadhan
Tel: 91-11-26518227


Product Application and Development Centre, Panipat
Mr. Vivek Mehta
Tel: 91-180-2526702, 2528651


Operations & Contracts : Corporate Office, New Delhi
Mr. R.C. Das
Tel: 91-11-2652 4033


Exports, Corporate Office, New Delhi
Mr. Mathew George
Tel: 91-11-2685 9076
Fax: 91-11-26859271


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