28 February 2011 11:30 [Source: ICIS news]
The company will shut a 200,000 tonne/year line in March, and there are plans to shut another 200,000 tonne/year line at some time in April, the source added.
The facility, in the Tangsu district of Tianjin,
The shutdown was not expected to have any significant impact on the market as current sentiment is poor in
Tianjin Dagu also operates a 200,000 dry metric tonne/year caustic soda plant at the facility.
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