03 August 2010 10:30 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--ExxonMobil has shut its 600,000 tonne/year polyethylene (PE) plant at ?xml:namespace>
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The company has informed its customers of the supply shortfall, she said, declining to give further details about the shutdown.
However, ExxonMobil’s buyers in southeast Asia said the producer had informed them that the plant would be shut this week for equipment replacement.
Prior to this latest outage, the PE plant had only resumed production around 8 July after being shut in early July due to operational issues.
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