13 January 2012 10:35 [Source: ICIS news]
The No 2 PTA unit was shut on 6 December last year for around 36 days for debottlenecking works to be completed, the source said.
The debottlenecking increased the plant’s capacity by 200,000 tonnes/year.
BP Zhuhai is a joint venture between BP and
PTA is the preferred raw material used to manufacture polyethylene terephthalate, a widely used polyester polymer for the production of textiles, bottles, packaging and film products.
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