01 October 2010 13:09 [Source: ICIS news]
The 35,000 tonne/year unit resumed output as planned on 27 September and the source said it would be “running at full speed by the weekend”.
INEOS also confirmed a five-week outage at its 245,000 tonne/year unit in
“So far we are to plan for an 8-10 October start-up,” a company source said.
During the outages, spot ethyl acetate prices have firmed over €100/tonne ($137/tonne) amid tight supply. Most buyers and sellers assessed the spot range at €940-980/tonne free delivered (FD) northwest Europe (NWE), according to ICIS.
($1 = €0.73)
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