14 July 2006 10:00 [Source: ICIS news]
TAIPEI (ICIS news)--Taiwan's major petrochemical companies were unaffected by Typhoon Bilis, which hit the island's eastern coast late on Wednesday evening, company sources said today.
Most of the companies maintain their manufacturing facilities along the country's western coast away from the brunt of the typhoon. The plants mainly saw rain, but did not suffer any damage.
Similarly, sources at China American Petrochemical Co (Capco), Asia's largest producer of purified terephthalic acid (PTA), said that the company's Taichung and Kaohsiung plants in southern Taiwan were undisturbed by the typhoon.
Rains from Bilis belted eastern
The typhoon has moved towards
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