In a significant step aimed at offering superior products
to plastic processors, IndianOil has unveiled high
performance Polypropylene grades for the Polymer processors
in the injection moulding sector. The new Polypropylene
grades - 1110MAS and 2120MC - were launched today by Mr.
R.S.Butola, Chairman, IndianOil, in the presence of Mr.
Sudhir Bhalla, Director (HR), Mr. A.M.K. Sinha, Director
(Planning & Business Development), Mr. VS Okhde, Director
(Pipelines), IndianOil, as well as major customers and
business partners in the petrochemicals industry at a high
profile event in the Capital today.
The new high performance grades have been developed using
cutting edge technology at IndianOil's state-of-the-art
Product Application & Development Centre (PADC) located at
Panipat. The novel 1110MAS grade is designed to provide
better attributes such as higher productivity, high
stiffness, low warpage and superior gloss. The other new
grade, 2120MC, provides superior aesthetics, excellent
clarity, energy saving and higher productivity to polymer
India is amongst the fastest growing petrochemicals markets
in the world. IndianOil has identified Petrochemicals as a
prime driver of future growth. The Corporation has
established world scale mega petrochemicals plants - LAB,
PX/PTA and Naphtha Cracker at its Refineries - as well as a
world class Product Application & Development Centre. The
PADC renders technical services in the areas of customer
support, market development & new application
Today, IndianOil is a major supplier to the key players in
the detergent industry, both national and international.
Similarly, in PTA business, all major domestic customers
are catered to by IndianOil. A robust logistics model has
been the key to IndianOil's success story and
facilities have been put in place for seamless product
dispatches to customers by rail, road and sea. The
technology and capacities of the Naphtha Cracker and
Polymer units are world-class, with products ranging from
commodity to niche grades. These initiatives are designed
to catapult IndianOil among the top three petrochemicals
players in Southeast Asia in the long term.