01 August 2011 09:18 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Formosa Plastics Corp (FPC) and Formosa Chemicals and Fibers Corp (FCFC) have suspended their offers of polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) for August shipment, in the wake of a fire at a propylene pipeline in Mailiao, company sources said on Monday.
FPC operates a 350,000 tonne/year high density PE (HDPE) plant, a 264,000 tonne/year linear low density PE (LLDPE) unit, a 240,000 tonne/year low density PE/ethylene vinyl acetate (LDPE/EVA) swing plant, and two PP plants with a combined capacity of 350,000 tonne./year at Linyuan in ?xml:namespace>
FCFC operates three PP plants at Mailiao each with a 180,000 tonne/year capacity.
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