01 February 2010 07:38 [Source: ICIS news]
The two lines would be down for three weeks from 7 May, in conjunction with the shutdown at their upstream phenol-acetone facility, the source said.
The No 2 line has a BPA nameplate capacity of 130,000 tonnes/year, while the No 3 line can produce 150,000 tonnes/year of BPA.
Kumo P&B's 30,000 tonne/year No 1 line at the same site was mothballed in early 2007.
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