18 May 2011 19:08 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Mossi & Ghisolfi (M&G) plans to start up its polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant in ?xml:namespace>
As such, some buyers had been expecting some delay.
Producers in the
PET makers in
Problems at the M&G plant in Suape first developed after the blackout of early February, which affected the majority of states in
M&G Polimeros Brasil subsequently declared force majeure on PET from 16 March to 28 March.
M&G again declared force majeure on PET supply in
According to the communication from 20 April, the plant presented the same issues that resulted in the earlier force majeure declaration, leading the company to believe that damages caused by the February blackout were more extensive than originally estimated.
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