21 May 2008 15:26 [Source: ICIS news]
The first such unit, based in Blagoveschensk, was started up in March and both facilities together have a total PET capacity of 120,000 tonnes/year.
In April 2007, Polyef shareholders agreed to raise the capacity at its terephthalic acid (PTA) plant from 115,000 tonnes/year to 600,000 tonnes/year and its PET capacity to 400,000 tonnes/year, at an estimated cost of $840m.
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