China’s Shanxi Yongxing Coking to start up methanol plant in May

28 February 2012 09:42  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shanxi Yongxing Coking plans to start its new 200,000 tonne/year coal-based methanol plant at Linfen in Shanxi province in May, a company source said on Tuesday.

The company has completed turnaround of its 100,000 tonne/year methanol unit at the same site on 26 February, the source said.

More than 90% products of the 100,000 tonne/year methanol unit have been purchased by di methyl ether (DME) producers in Henan province, one trader said.

By: Fayer Shen

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