NewsFlashTaiwan's FPCC eyes July restart for No 2 and 3 crackers

26 June 2012 08:07  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s Formosa Petrochemical Corp (FPCC) plans to restart its 1.03m tonne/year No 2 and 1.2 m tonne/year No 3 naphtha crackers at Mailiao in July, a company source said on Tuesday.

The No 2 cracker is now expected to restart on 2 or 3 July while the No 3 cracker is due to resume operations on 12 or 13 July, the source said.

Both crackers were shut following a power disruption at the site on 20 June.


By: Peh Soo Hwee
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