Two new Chinese MA units operating at 60-70% after start-ups
28 June 2012 10:14 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Two new maleic anhydride (MA) units in ?xml:namespace>China are operating at 60-70% of capacity following start-ups in early June, company sources said on Thursday.
Sanwei Haoxin Chemical is running its 20,000 tonne/year MA unit at Hongtong city in Shanxi province at 60% of capacity after starting it up on 1 June, a company source said.
Jiangsu Danyang Zhongchao Chemical is running its 25,000 tonne/year MA unit in Jiangsu at 70% of capacity after starting it up on 2 June, a company source said.
There is little impact on the market as the two capacities are small, a trader said.By: Zoe Zhou
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial
to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free
trial to ICIS Chemical Business.