09 June 2009 03:13 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Fujian Refining and Petrochemical Co (FREP) plans to start trial production at its high density polyethylene (HDPE) and polypropylene (PP) plant at Quanzhou in southern China next week, a company source said on Tuesday.
Both plants have 400,000 tonne/year capacity each of HDPE and PP.
“We’ve started trial production at our new linear low density PE (LLDPE) plant and have been selling trial products,” the source said with regards to its new 400,000 tonne/year LLDPE line.
All the polymer plants are part of an integrated petrochemical complex, which also includes an 800,000 tonne/year naphtha cracker.
However, the source declined to say exactly when the LLDPE plant started trial production.
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