Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan hints at replicating Jurong Model in India

"The Island hosts Ports, three refineries & several petrochemical plants manufacturing entire value chain of products," Pradhan added.

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan hints at replicating Jurong Model in India

Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan during his Visit to the Jurong Island in Singapore on Saturday hinted at the possibility of replicating Singapore’s petrochemical complex at two places in India – in Odisha’s Paradip port and Haryana’s Panipat district.

Dharmendra Pradhan, who is currently on a visit to Singapore and London, tweeted, “Jurong model is interesting; similar petrochemical complex can be developed in Panipath and Paradip with good planning.”

“The Island hosts Ports, three refineries & several petrochemical plants manufacturing entire value chain of products,” Pradhan added.

Oil minister Pradhan hints at replicating Jurong Model in India

Dharmendra Pradhan in his tweets added that he visited the Jurong Island at Sembcorp, that provides all common utilities to the industries in the 35 sq km island.

Dharmendra Pradhan also visited Keppel Shipyard, Singapore where CEO YY Chow showcased high tech rigs, FPSO, LNG carriers developed by Keppels. The minister noted that many Rigs & FPSO working in Indian oil sector are developed here;some innovative technologies can be useful in India.

 

 

 

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