October 29. KAZINFORM /Andrey Sokolov/ Immediately Atyrau Oil Refinery LLP and Chinese Firm Sinopec Engineering have entered into an agreement on building of a turnkey complex on aromatic hydrocarbons manufacturing. USD 1 bln forty mln are to be invested within the challenge. The term of the project’s implementation is 2009-2013. Sinopec Engineering which is the pinnacle contractor in reconstruction of the Atyrau Oil Refinery will apply ParamaX BTX applied sciences of Axens (France) firm. Because the press service of Atyrau Oil Refinery informs, carrying out the venture will permit the plant to hitch single petrochemical network of the country in addition to to implement innovation technologies. The venture gives for manufacturing of as much as 133, 000 tons of benzol and 496, 000 tons of paraxylene – valuable uncooked materials for petrochemical business. The quality of petrol produced at this time will be improved and raised to Euro-4 commonplace; their ecological characteristics can be improved. The venture will also specialize in production of diesel gas meeting Euro-four requirements. “Building of complicated on aromatic hydrocarbons production is a vital event within the historical past of complete domestic petrochemical business. The initiatives is realized within the program on Growth of Kazakhstan’s petrochemical business for 2009-2013 authorized by the government as of Dec 29, 2007”, Talgat Baitaziyev, Director General of Atyrau Oil Refinery says.