12 April 2012 10:47 [Source: ICIS news]
The source did not give a date for the restart.
Operating rates of the unit are around 90% for paraxylene (PX) and 95-100% for benzene, and the unit has a nameplate capacity of 616,000 tonnes/year of PX and 360,000 tonnes/year of benzene, said the source.
PTTGC operates another aromatics unit at the same site with a nameplate capacity to produce about 460,000 tonnes/year of benzene, 560,000 tonnes/year of PX and 66,000 tonnes/year of orthoxylene (OX).
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