04 March 2011 07:22 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Lucite International has brought its 120,000 tonne/year methyl methacrylate (MMA) plant in Jurong Island, Singapore, back to 100% after running it at a reduced rate in February, a company source said on Friday.
The producer had been running the plant at a lower rate because of a shortage in feedstock carbon monoxide, the source said.
Production loss during that period was estimated at around 3,000 tonnes, the source said.
Lucite International is a subsidiary of Japanese producer Mitsubishi Rayon Co (MRC), one of the largest MMA producers in Asia.
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