25 February 2010 12:01 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--Shell Chemicals has declared force majeure on styrene at its Moerdijk plant in the Netherlands as a result of problems with its upstream ethylene supply, a company source said on Thursday.
“We declared force majeure on styrene yesterday [24 February], after we had to declare force majeure for the feedstock ethylene earlier,” the source said. The company has been experiencing production problems for almost a week now.
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