06 July 2012 08:21 [Source: ICIS news]
However, the source did not comment on the reason for the delay of the unit start-up to next year.
Pertamina is currently running its residual catalytic cracker (RCC) at the same site at around 70% capacity. This unit has a nameplate propylene capacity of 250,000-260,000 tonnes/year.
Separately, the producer has issued a tender on 5 July to sell two spot propylene cargoes loading in the second half of July on a floating basis.
The tender closes on 9 July, the source added.
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