13 June 2012 12:38 [Source: ICIS news]
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Torrential rains whipped through northern parts of
Six people were killed when heavy rains lashed
However, checks with petrochemical companies in
There were concerns that damage to a dam on the r
A spokesperson from Formosa Petrochemical Corp, part of the FPG conglomerate, said that the company has back-up plans to ensure operations will continue unhampered even if water supplies are cut off.
Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corp’s (FCFC) purified terephthalic acid (PTA) units, as well as its paraxylene plants in Mailiao continue to operate, according to a company source.
Ming Dih Group’s 180,000 tonne/year expandable polystyrene (EPS) facility in
Operations at Taita Chemical’s styrenics facilities in the area were also unaffected, said a company source.
Taita has a 100,000 tonne/year polystyrene (PS) plant and a 67,000 tonne/year expandable PS (EPS) unit in
A source from Taiwan Fertilizers Co (TFC) said that rains have subsided in
Additional reporting by Bohan Loh, Clive Ong, Gabriela Wheeler and Junie Lin
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