Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A, RDS.B) plans to upgrade its petrochemical plant in Singapore to meet...

|About: Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A)|By:, SA News Editor

Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A, RDS.B) plans to upgrade its petrochemical plant in Singapore to meet rising demand for ethylene in Asia. The upgrade will increase the plant's capacity to produce olefins and aromatics used to make plastic, paint and other products by more than 20%. Shell didn't say how much the expansion would cost.