27 January 2012 11:49 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--CEPSA Quimica will restart its smaller cyclohexane (CX) line at ?xml:namespace>
The CX site at Spanish petrochemical group CEPSA’s
The smaller of the two lines has a nameplate capacity of 70,000 tonnes/year. Production at the smaller line was halted on Sunday, 22 January.
CX production will not be affected by the shutdown of CEPSA Quimica’s nearby petrochemical facility in
Production at the petrochemical site is being suspended because of a regulatory inspection of its flame stack, which takes place every decade, a company source previously said.
Exports have been limited this week by the Lunar New Year.
Caprolactam and adipic acid players are expecting strong demand from
Nevertheless, the shutdown of the smaller Huelva CX line is not expected to have a significant impact on the supply/demand balance in
For more on CX visit ICIS chemical intelligence
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