08 June 2012 03:24 [Source: ICIS news]
The unit was shut at the end of May and is likely to remain off line until at least the end of June, the source said.
The producer continues to operate its second 30,000 tonne/year line, the source said.
Demand in southeast Asia, which has helped to pick up the slack in Chinese demand, has slowed down as well, they added.
“Distributors have adequate stocks and everyone is waiting for feedstock prices to stabilise before buying new cargoes,’’ a trader said.
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