15 March 2012 06:44 [Source: ICIS news]
The two units were shut on 10 March, according to the source.
Dalian Petrochemical has no plans to shut its 290,000 tonnes/year of upstream benzene unit in
The company will ship 1,000 tonnes of SM to
As a result of the shutdown, spot sales and contract SM supply for April will be cancelled, and north China SM prices are likely to rise amid the reduced supply and recovery in downstream demand, he added.
Dalian Petrochemical is a subsidiary of PetroChina, which is owned by China National Petroleum Corp.
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