11 October 2010 07:21 [Source: ICIS news]
The company started trial runs at the unit - with a name plate capacity of 470,000 tonnes/year - on 6 September and achieved on-spec product on 4 October, the source added.
"Actually, the MTP unit has a production capacity of 490,000 tonnes/year of propylene and other by-products like gasoline and ethylene in small volumes,” the source said.
The company planned to conduct trial runs at the other units over the next two months with commercial operations due to begin in early 2011, the source said.
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