Further capacity is planned at the Borouge complex. The ethylene cracker has been designed to accommodate a 300,000-t/y expansion. More advanced is a proposal to debottleneck the two polyethylene trains to take the capacity of each train up to 300,000 t/y from 225,000 t/y.
Borouge is a 60:40 joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Companyand Copenhagen-based Borealis. The two companies also have equal stakes in a separate marketing company, Borouge Pte, which is headquartered in Singapore.