NEDERLAND, Texas, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OCI Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership ("the Partnership"), announced today that it has implemented a state-of-the-art methanol truck loading facility on-site at its wholly owned subsidiary OCI Beaumont LLC ("OCI-B").
At present, the Partnership sells methanol via barge and via pipeline to neighboring customers in Beaumont, Texas. The new methanol truck loading facility will help the Partnership diversify its customer base and generate higher netback prices for a portion of its methanol sales volume.
The Partnership expects to sell up to approximately 80,000 metric tons of methanol via the new truck loading facility.
About OCI Partners LP
OCI Partners LP (NYSE: OCIP) owns and operates a recently upgraded, integrated methanol and ammonia production facility that is strategically located on the Texas Gulf Coast near Beaumont. The facility currently has a maximum methanol production capacity of 730,000 metric tons per year and a maximum ammonia production capacity of 265,000 metric tons per year.
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