06 July 2012 04:13 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Major acrylonitrile (ACN) producer, ?xml:namespace>
The operating rate of the company’s plant was around 80% of capacity for June, the source added.
“Market conditions are weak and we will reduce the operating rates of our plants further to 70% of their capacities in July, down from around 80% in June,” the source said.
The company’s 100,000 tonne/year ACN line at
Its other 150,000 tonne/year line at
Its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tongsuh Petrochemical, will reduce the operating rate of its 320,000 tonne/year ACN plant in
However, its other 200,000 tonne/ year line at Mizushima, will continue to run at 100% of capacity, the source said.
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