According to Zagros Petrochemical Plant, the technical know-how transfer
agreement for Zagros Petrochemical Plant’s methanol to synthetic ethanol
conversion project with a production capacity of 300,000 tons was signed between
Zagros Petrochemical Company and China’s Dalian.
Matin Didari, the CEO of Zagros Petrochemical Company, in the signing
ceremony of the technical know-how transfer agreement, said: “With the signing
of this contract, the first 300,000-ton plant for converting methanol to
synthetic ethanol in the country will come on stream within 36 months, and
Zagros Petrochemical Company will take a major step to complete the value chain
and move towards converting methanol to synthetic ethanol for the first time in
the country's petrochemical industry.”
Zagros Petrochemical Company, one of the world's largest methanol producers,
aims to complete its downstream chain and create value-added from this item by
launching such projects.