13 January 2012 10:39 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Methanex hopes to restart its second 850,000 tonne/year methanol plant in ?xml:namespace>
The company’s other unit with the same capacity is currently operating smoothly, the source said.
Its existing natural gas contracts only allow the firm to continue operating the first methanol plant at Motunui through 2011 and 2012, the company official said.
The firm has a total of 1.38m tonnes/year of idled capacity in
Meanwhile, the firm is running at its 1.3m tonne/year EMethanex methanol facility at
Methanol can be found in everything from windshield washer fluid to plywood floors to paint and acetic acid.
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