31 July 2009 08:28 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Toray Plastics Malaysia (TPM), southeast Asia’s largest producer of acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) resins, plans to shut two lines at its 220,000 tonnes/year unit for scheduled maintenance in late October, a company source said on Friday.
The unit, situated in Malaysia's Penang State, has four lines, each with a capacity of 55,000 tonnes/year. Two of these lines would be shut between late October and mid-November, the source said.
The company's another ABS unit, which was started up in April 2008, produces 70,000 tonnes/year of regular resins and 40,000 tonnes/year of transparent ABS, the source added.ICIS connect
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