Pemex CEO Says Venture With Mexichem to Start Next Week

Pemex CEO Says Venture With Mexichem to Start Next Week

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Gas is flared off on a Petroleos Mexicanos offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico. Pemex, based in Mexico City, expects to boost vinyl chloride production to more than 400,000 tons annually, which represents a 138 percent increase from this year’s output.