QAFAC Exports First Methanol Shipment
The Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC) has exported itsfirst methanol shipment, destined to India. The 5,000 ton cargo was bought byCanada痴 International Octane Ltd. The $690mn QAFAC petrochemical plant wascommissioned last June, with a design capacity for 850,000 tons/year ofmethanol and 620,000 t/y of MTBE. QAFAC is 50% owned by the Qatar GeneralPetroleum Corporation (QGPC), partnered by Taiwan痴 Chinese Petroleum...