15 July 2011 06:05 [Source: ICIS news]
The source did not provide further details.CPC shut the cracker on 4 July because of unspecified problems.
The shutdown had a minimal impact on the ethylene market because most buyers are covered for July, market sources said.
CPC runs a 230,000 tonne/year No 3 cracker at the same site.
The producer has been buying spot cargoes of ethylene on a formula basis since last week, ahead of a turnaround at its 500,000 tonne/year No 5 cracker in
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