China’s Jilin Petrochemical restarts SM unit

03 July 2012 10:41  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Jilin Petrochemical restarted its 140,000 tonne/year styrene monomer (SM) unit at Jilin in north China on 1 July, a company source said on Tuesday.

The plant was shut down on 4 June for a 28-day maintenance period.

The producer’s downstream 180,000 tonne/year acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) unit was restarted at the same time, the source added.

By: Echo Chen

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