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Chemical Grade Propylene
Chemical Grade Propylene Prices
C3H6
polymer grade (PG, 99.5% minimum purity); chemical grade (CG, 90-96% minimum purity); and refinery grade (RG, 50-70% minimum purity).
Propylene is a major industrial chemical intermediate that serves as building block for an array of chemical and plastic products. The Propylene market is dominated by the PG Propylene, which is mainly used in polymers production. RG Propylene, which is obtained from refinery processes, is used in liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for thermal purposes or as an octane-enhancing component in motor gasoline.
polypropylene; acrylonitrile; acrylic acid; oxo-alcohols; propylene oxide; cumene; acetone; and butanol.
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  • Ethylene + 2-butene (metathesis reaction)
  • Natural gas liquids/ naphtha (stream cracking, coproduced ethylene)
  • Propane (dehydrogenation)
  • Methanol (MTP process, coproduced with gasoline)
  • Vacuum gas oil (fluid catalytic cracking, coproduced propane, C4 fraction, C5+, naphtha, fuel oil)
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Propylene (a.k.a. Propene, Methyl Ethylene) has been established as a major component of the global olefins business, second only to ethylene. Having one double bond, this was the first petrochemical employed on an industrial scale, and is the second in natural abundance. Being a byproduct in ethylene production, propene’s development and expansion grew tremendously since 1965, due to ethylene's success as a chemical building block.
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Chart Description. Intratec provides Chemical Grade Propylene prices in several countries, as follows:

  • United States Flag United States: Contract price, DEL (1)
  • Germany Flag Germany: import price, CIF (1)
  • China Flag China: import price, CIF
  • Indonesia Flag Indonesia: import price, CIF (1)
  • Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia: export price, FOB, encompassing all commercial grades
  • Brazil Flag Brazil: export price, FOB

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About Chemical Grade Propylene. Propylene (a.k.a. Propene, Methyl Ethylene) has been established as a major component of the global olefins business, second only to ethylene. Having one double bond, this was the first petrochemical employed on an industrial scale, and is the second in natural abundance. Being a byproduct in ethylene production, propene’s development and expansion grew tremendously since 1965, due to ethylene's success as a chemical building block.

Commercial Grades. polymer grade (PG, 99.5% minimum purity); chemical grade (CG, 90-96% minimum purity); and refinery grade (RG, 50-70% minimum purity).

Uses. Propylene is a major industrial chemical intermediate that serves as building block for an array of chemical and plastic products. The Propylene market is dominated by the PG Propylene, which is mainly used in polymers production. RG Propylene, which is obtained from refinery processes, is used in liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for thermal purposes or as an octane-enhancing component in motor gasoline.

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Raw Materials & Production Processes.

  • Ethylene + 2-butene (metathesis reaction)
  • Natural gas liquids/ naphtha (stream cracking, coproduced ethylene)
  • Propane (dehydrogenation)
  • Methanol (MTP process, coproduced with gasoline)
  • Vacuum gas oil (fluid catalytic cracking, coproduced propane, C4 fraction, C5+, naphtha, fuel oil)

To know more about Chemical Grade Propylene production processes, click here.

Derivatives. polypropylene; acrylonitrile; acrylic acid; oxo-alcohols; propylene oxide; cumene; acetone; and butanol.

Chemical Formula. C3H6

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