China’s Zhongyuan Petrochemical to shut Henan cracker by 2 May
02 May 2012 11:00 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--?xml:namespace>China’s Zhongyuan Petrochemical will shut its 180,000 tonne/year cracker at Puyang in Henan province by 2 May for maintenance, a company source said on Wednesday.
The plant’s turnaround is expected to last 45 days, the source said.
The company has another 600,000tonne/year methanol-to-olefin (MTO) unit at the same site which was shut on 25 April.
The MTO facility is expected to be restarted after about 45 days of maintenance.
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By: Doreen Zhao
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