China’s Shandong Yankuang to restart etac plant this week
26 April 2012 10:39 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--?xml:namespace>China’s Shandong Yankuang Chemical plans to restart its 200,000 tonne/year ethyl acetate (etac) plant in Shandong province at the end of this week, a company source said on Thursday.
The plant was shut on 20 April, following an outage at an upstream 600,000 tonne/year acetic acid plant at the site, the source said.
The company’s etac offer on 24 April was yuan (CNY) 6,800/tonne ($1,078/tonne) EXW (ex-works), the source said.
Etac spot prices were assessed at CNY6,650-6,700/tonne DEL (delivered) in north China on 26 April, according to Chemease, an ICIS service in China.
($1 = CNY6.31)By: Elisa Fu
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial
to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free
trial to ICIS Chemical Business.