26 May 2011 14:44 [Source: ICIS news]
Demand from the downstream solvents sector is currently weak, as several smaller-sized plants are not receiving enough electricity to run properly, sources said.
Bigger plants and refineries are operating normally, as some of them have their own power-generating sources, they added..
Sources were speaking on the sidelines of this year’s Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference (APIC), which is being held in
Because of the weak demand for toluene in southern
Traditionally, stocks in eastern
There are also many cargoes moving from eastern
This year’s APIC runs from 26-27 May.
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