28 March 2012 09:17 [Source: ICIS news]
TAICANG, China (ICIS)--China’s Jiangsu Yalu Petrochemical plans to start up its 1.2m tonne/year purified terephthalic acid (PTA) project - which comprises two 600,000 tonne/year units - in July 2013, a company source said late on Tuesday.
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The source did not give further details on the land issues.
The project uses technology licensed from the
Construction work on the project’s infrastructure has started and will be completed in 16 months, he said.
Yalu Petrochemical is a subsidiary of Jiangsu Yalu Group,
Yalu Group is the only garment maker in
PTA is used to produce polyester.
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