South Korea’s LG Chem to shut synthetic rubber units on 20 March

07 March 2011 06:43  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s LG Chem will shut down its synthetic rubber plants on 20 March for maintenance, a company source said on Monday.

“We will shut down the styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), butadiene rubber (BR) and nitrile rubber (NBR) plants on 20 March for around three weeks for maintenance,” the source added.

The company operates a 135,000 tonne/year SBR plant, a 100,00 tonne/year BR plant and a 55,000 tonne/year NBR line at Daesan in South Korea.

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