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Toluene

Chemical Economics Handbook

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary5
Summary6
Producing companies7
Production7
Consumption8
Price11
Trade12
Sources15
Petroleum-derived toluene15
Catalytic reformate15
Pyrolysis gasoline15
Other16
Coal-derived toluene16
By-product of styrene manufacture16
Grades of toluene16
Storage and transportation17
Transportation17
Storage17
Environmental issues18
Supply and demand by region20
World20
Capacity20
Salient statistics21
Production21
Reformate processes22
Pygas processes22
Styrene processes23
Coke/coal processes23
Consumption23
Trade25
North America26
Overview26
Capacity26
Salient statistics27
Production27
Consumption28
Trade30
United States30
Producing companies30
Salient statistics31
Production32
Consumption32
Motor and aviation gasoline uses33
Chemical and solvent uses34
Trade41
Canada41
Producing companies41
Salient statistics42
Production42
Consumption43
Trade44
Mexico45
Producing companies45
Salient statistics45
Production46
Consumption46
Trade47
South America47
Producing companies47
Salient statistics49
Production50
Consumption51
Trade53
Western Europe53
Producing companies53
Salient statistics56
Production56
Consumption57
Trade60
Central Europe60
Producing companies60
Salient statistics61
Production62
Consumption63
Trade65
CIS and Baltic States65
Producing companies65
Salient statistics67
Production67
Consumption68
Trade70
Middle East70
Producing companies70
Salient statistics72
Production73
Consumption74
Trade75
Africa75
Producing companies76
Salient statistics77
Production78
Consumption78
Trade80
Indian Subcontinent80
Producing companies80
Salient statistics82
Production83
Consumption84
Trade86
Northeast Asia86
Overview86
Capacity86
Salient statistics88
Production88
Consumption89
Trade91
China92
Producing companies92
Salient statistics94
Production95
Consumption96
Trade97
Japan98
Producing companies98
Salient statistics99
Production99
Consumption 100
Trade 102
South Korea 102
Producing companies 102
Salient statistics 103
Production 103
Consumption 104
Trade 105
Taiwan 105
Producing companies 105
Salient statistics 106
Production 106
Consumption 107
Trade 108
Southeast Asia 109
Producing companies 109
Salient statistics 111
Production 112
Consumption 113
Trade 115
Appendix—Standard specifications for toluene 116
Bibliography 117
Revisions 118
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