Argentina's LPG, NGL capacities leap with completion of MEGA project

Start-up of the Mega project in Argentina exactly 1 year ago has increased the country's LPG production by more than a third and natural gasoline production by nearly a quarter. These increases have gone into exports to Brasil.The project has also more than doubled ethane production, entirely for internal consumption in the production of ethylene, polyethylene, and polyvinyl chloride.The massive project consists of a separation plant in Loma La Lata in Neuquén Province, a 600-km (373-mile) liquids pipeline from Loma La Latato Bahía Blanca in Buenos Aires Province, and a fractionation plant in Bahía Blanca along with incremental storage and shipping facilities.Inve...

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