04 April 2012 12:42 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Saudi Polyolefins Co (SPC) is in the progress of ramping up its polypropylene (PP) line in ?xml:namespace>
One of the two reactors on the line was shut because of technical issues, with production of about 2,000 tonnes of PP material lost, the source said at the sidelines of the third Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) Plastics Summit, which runs to Thursday.
The affected PP line and a second PP line at the same site have a combined nameplate capacity of 720,000 tonnes/year, he said.
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