09 December 2011 07:30 [Source: ICIS news]
The cracker was operating at 85% capacity prior to the outage on 7 December, according to the source, adding that it has no requirements to buy ethylene at the moment.
PTT also operates three other gas-based crackers at the site which have a combined ethylene nameplate capacity of 1.86m tonnes/year. These crackers are still running normally, the source added.
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