18 July 2007 04:26 [Source: ICIS news]
The plant, which can produce 200,000 tonnes/year of phenol and 120,000 tonnes/year of acetone, was shut for maintenance at the end of June.
The producer also operates two other phenol-acetone units in
The unit had a maintenance shutdown in April.
Its other unit in
Separately, Mitsui’s plant in
During the shutdown, phenol capacity will be raised by 50,000 tonnes/year to 300,000 tonnes/year, while acetone output will be increased by 30,000 tonnes/year to 180,000 tonnes/year.
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