China’s Anhui Guangxin Agrochem to start up caustic soda unit

11 May 2012 10:11  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Anhui Guangxin Agrochemical plans to start up a 150,000 tonnes/year caustic soda plant at Xiangyu Chemical Park, Anhui province, in June, a source close to the company said on Friday.

The source did not give the exact date on which the plant will be started up.

The plant is the first of two phases of the producer’s 300,000 tonne/year caustic soda project which the company plans to complete by end 2014, the source added.

The second phase will consist of a separate 150,000 tonnes/year caustic soda plant, according to the source.

The company intends to build a 200,000 tonne/year toluene di-isocyanate (TDI) plant at the same site, added the source who did not disclose any further details.

By: Dolly Wu
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