January 18, 2012 news , the State Council recently released the "industrial restructuring and upgrading plan ( 2011-2015 ) " ( Guo Fa [ 2011 ] No. 47 ) . This is the first object of the whole industry as a planning since the reform and opening up, and released by the State Council and long-term planning and implementation .
Among them, the key areas of development-oriented Chapter IV , Section II of the adjustment and optimization of industrial raw materials mentioned : the positive development of clean and efficient coal conversion and diversification of sources of organic chemical materials technology , the orderly development of coal-to- olefins , coal, natural gas and other modern coal chemical industry ; implementation of technological innovation , such as coal-to- ammonia traditional coal chemical industries, optimizing processes , promote industrial upgrading ; encourage coal polygeneration promote chemical production and energy conversion combination.
And 10 in column adjustment and upgrading of key raw materials sectors mentioned : the traditional coal chemical industry , no longer approve expansion of pure coke, calcium carbide project , combined with the elimination of backward production capacity of ammonia and methanol by the big pressure , capacity replacement , etc. ways to enhance competitiveness. In modern coal chemical industry , strengthening the overall planning, strict industry access , rich in coal and water resources , environmental capacity larger areas orderly industrialization of coal -to-olefins project , to encourage industry chain extension , and actively develop high-end products ; support appropriately qualified regional development of coal gas project , strict control of coal liquefaction project .