13 December 2011 06:33 [Source: ICIS news]
The company shut the plant on 10 December, the source said.
Kingboard Chemical did not specify the restart date for the plant, the source added.
Natural gas supply in the region is usually tight during winter as most of the material is allocated to residential areas for heating purposes. Most natural gas-based chemical producers shut their units during this season.
However, there is an oversupply of methanol in southwest
($1 = CNY6.37)
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