Saudi Arabia’s Petro Rabigh ramps up LLDPE plant op rate to 100%

08 December 2011 04:01  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Saudi Arabia’s Petro Rabigh has ramped up the operating rate at its 600,000 tonne/year linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) facility in Rabigh to 100% capacity, a company source said on Thursday.

The plant’s operating rate was raised after a regular cleaning process that is carried out every five to six months, according to the source.

“The process of shipping December allocations is currently taking place,” the source said.

“There will be no reduced allocations in January,” he added.

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