06 October 2010 09:25 [Source: ICIS news]
The plant, which includes two 60,000 tonne/year lines and a third line with a capacity of 150,000 tonnes/year, would restart around mid-October, the source said, adding that the units would have different restart dates.
The company had already built up its caprolactam inventories ahead of the shutdown, the source said.
Tight supply amid turnarounds at regional plants could see caprolactam prices firming up in
Caprolactam prices were assessed $10/tonne (€7.20/tonne) higher week-on-week on the lower end, at $2,590-2620/tonne CFR China on 29 Sept 2010.
($1 = €0.72)
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