05 June 2012 03:12 [Source: ICIS news]
“We will run the BD unit at 70% of capacity for one week to carry out repairs at the heat exchanger,” the source said, adding that the unit is currently running at full capacity.
About 1,500 tonnes of BD will be lost during the period when the unit will run at reduced capacity, the source said.
Traders said the expected production loss at YNCC’s unit is unlikely to have a significant impact on the regional market as demand remains weak.
BD spot prices have shed about $600/tonne (€480/tonne) since early May to $1,850-1,900/tonne CFR (cost and freight) northeast (NE)
($1 = €0.80)
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