SK Global Chemicals to shut Ulsan No 2 PX, OX unit in September

13 March 2012 08:48  [Source: ICIS news]

SEOUL (ICIS)--SK Global Chemicals (SKGC) will shut its No 2 Ulsan-based paraxylene (PX) and orthoxylene (OX) units in September for 45-day turnarounds each, a company source said on Tuesday.

The plant can produce up to 450,000 tonnes/year of PX and 100,000 tonnes/year of OX.

The company has not decided if it will supply contracted cargoes during the turnaround, the source added.

By: Bohan Loh
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