27 November 2009 09:23 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Japan’s Denki Kagaku (Denka) has plans to shut its Chiba polystyrene plants (PS) in June 2010 and its Singapore plants in March for maintenance turnaround, a company source said on Friday.
In Japan, the company operates a 278,000 tonne/year PS plant under the name Toyo Styrene. The facility was scheduled for a two-to-three-week maintenance period in June of next year, the source said.
In Singapore, Denka operates a 200,000 tonne/year plant at Jurong Island. The unit would be shut in March for 25 days, the source said.
The Denka plants produce only general-purpose PS.
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