03 June 2008 09:27 [Source: ICIS news]
“The company has decided to shut the plant for maintenance, which will start from end of June,” the source said in Mandarin.
The 150,000 tonne/year cracker will be shut down in line with Sinopec’s plan to reduce its ethylene output for the month of June to increase production of oil products.
Shanghai Petrochemical is a subsidiary arm of petrochemical major Sinopec, together with Maoming Petrochemical and Zhongyuan Petrochemical Co.
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