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5/12/2012

 

Borouge, a leading provider of innovative, value creating plastics solutions, has completed preparations to participate as a Platinum Sponsor at Plastivision Arabia 2012 Conference and Exhibition with a spacious stand that will display a wide range of the Company’s solutions, mainly for film, fibre and moulding applications. The event, which will take place at Expo Centre Sharjah from May 14-17, 2012, is expected to attract regional downstream petrochemicals companies and key players in the plastics raw material production, primary processing companies and auxiliary equipment suppliers and traders.

 

Plastivision Arabia provides a platform for regional and international plastics producers, convertors, buyers and end-users to share technological know-how and provide the latest developments and trends in the field of plastics and moulding. The event gives an opportunity for Borouge to meet its regional and potential customers where they will be introduced to new products and secure deals. The conference and exhibition also give a chance to explore new promising markets and reinforce Borouge’s position as a leading provider of innovative plastics solutions.

 

Borouge’s stand at the exhibition will include a display of the Company’s innovative solutions that are used in different film, fibre and moulding applications. Borouge utilizes proprietary technologies such as Borstar® and Borealis Nucleation Technology (BNT) to deliver products to applications that benefit from the high performance polyethylene and polypropylene polymers in plastic film, fibre and moulded products. Later this year, Borouge will operate its newly-constructed Innovation Centre that will work together with the European innovation centres of Borealis and other local and international educational institutions to further develop the competence of polymer science in the UAE.

 

Established in 1998, Borouge is a joint venture between the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Austria based Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions. Borouge is a groundbreaking international partnership at the forefront of the next generation of plastics innovation.

 

 

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For further information, please contact:

Craig Halgreen, Vice President, Global Communications, Borouge
Tel.  +971-2-6070807, craig.halgreen@borouge.com


Adel Al Fahim, Regional Communications Manager, Borouge

Tel. +9712 6070805, adel.alfahim@borouge.com

 

 

About Borouge

Borouge is a leading provider of innovative, value creating plastics solutions. A joint venture between the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), one of the world’s major oil and gas companies, and Austria based Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions; Borouge is a groundbreaking international partnership at the forefront of the next generation of plastics innovation.

 

With its base in the United Arab Emirates and Marketing & Sales head office in Singapore, Borouge employs approximately 1,700 people representing more than 40 nationalities and serving customers in more than 50 countries across the Middle East, Asia-Pacific, Indian sub-continent and Africa.

 

Building on Borealis’ unique Borstar® technology and experience in polyolefins for more than 50 years, Borouge provides innovative, value creating plastics solutions for infrastructure (pipe systems, and power and communication cables), automotives and advanced packaging.

 

In 2010 Borouge tripled its annual production capacity in Abu Dhabi to 2 million tonnes and together with Borealis has an annual manufacturing capacity of over 5.4 million tonnes of polyethylene and polypropylene. The current Borouge 3 expansion project will be completed at the end of 2013 resulting in an additional capacity of 2.5 million tonnes per year (t/y) being fully operational by mid-2014. Borouge is also investing in plants and logistics hubs in Asia and an Innovation Centre in Abu Dhabi. Focused on our company mission, Value Creation through Innovation, we ensure that our customers throughout the value chain, around the world, can always rely on superior products and security of supply.

 

Borouge is committed to the principles of Responsible Care® and together with Borealis proactively contributes towards addressing the world’s water and sanitation challenges through their Water for the World™ initiative.

 

Visit www.borouge.com and see how we are Shaping the Future with Plastics.  

 

Learn more about

Borouge at www.borouge.com

Borealis at www.borealisgroup.com

Water for the World at www.waterfortheworld.net

 

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