NewsFlashSouth Korea’s Kumho Petrochemical cuts BR ops to 60%
23 May 2012 03:29 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--?xml:namespace>South Korea’s Kumho Petrochemical (KKPC) has further cut the operating rate of its 350,000 tonne/year butadiene rubber (BR) plant at Yeosu to 60% of capacity because of poor market conditions, a company source said on Wednesday.
Its 350,000 tonne/year BR plant was running at a reduced rate of 70% since early May, the source added. KKPC is Asia’s larges synthetic rubber producer.By: Helen Yan+65 6780 4359
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