12 October 2011 09:05 [Source: ICIS news]
“We began the construction in 2010, and the plant is expected to start up by the end of December this year,” said the source.
The 800,000 tonne/year plant is the first phase of the calcium carbide project with a total capacity of 2.4m tonnes/year. Two more 800,000 tonnes/year plants will be built later, the source added.
Meanwhile, the company will also start up its 800,000 tonne/year lime plant at the same site by the end of 2011, the source said.
Wuhai Zhonglian Chemical, located in Inner Mongolia of north
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