22 January 2009 07:04 [Source: ICIS news]
"It’s a regular turnaround and the plant should resume production in early March," the source said.
The producer exports around 15% of its output to its subsidiary compounding plant GS Caltex Langfang in Hebei province in China, he said.
"GS Caltex Langfang caters mainly to the automotive and home appliance application sectors, and its business has been affected by the global economic downturn," he added.
GS Caltex is one of the major refinery operators in South Korea besides SK Energy and S-Oil.
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