Taiwan’s Far Eastern Group to restart Guanyin PET plant

06 January 2012 08:27  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan's Far Eastern Group in planning to restart its polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle resin plant on 9 or 10 January, after two weeks of shutdown, a company source said on Friday.

The PET plant located at Guanyin, Taoyuan county, was taken off line on 22 December for a scheduled maintenance.

Far Eastern Group operates two PET plants in Taiwan with a combined capacity of 650,000 tonnes/year.

The second plant, which has a smaller capacity than the Guanyin line, is located at Xinpu in Hsinchu county.

Please visit the complete ICIS plants and projects database
For more information on PET, visit
ICIS chemical intelligence


By: Yu Guo
+65 6780 4359



AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly