Key recent technology advances enable regional firms to convert their propane resources, first into propylene and then in-demand polypropylene.

The Mena region’s petrochemicals producers are increasingly processing propane directly into propylene, to monetize their own resources in producing the feedstock for polypropylene (PP).

The propane dehydrogenation (PDH) process has in recent years been increasingly deployed by petchems firms to boost the availability of propylene feedstock....