04 May 2010 08:45 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Indonesia’s largest polypropylene (PP) producer Tripolyta is expected to complete ongoing debottlenecking works at its facilities in Merak, West Java by the first quarter of 2011, a source close to the company said on Tuesday.
The combined production capacity of its three PP lines would be raised by 120,000 tonnes/year, or by a third, to 480,000 tonnes/year after the expansion, the source said.
With higher PP output, Tripolya would likely import more propylene, the source said, but did not reveal further details.
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