Polyethylene Malaysia restarts Kerteh HDPE/LLDPE line on 16 July

09 July 2012 08:57  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Polyethylene Malaysia plans to restart its 120,000 tonne/year high density and linear low density polyethylene (HDPE/LLDPE) line at Kerteh on 16 July following a 10-day shutdown, sources close to the company said on Monday.

The line located at the eastern coast of Malaysia was shut because of a minor technical glitch, the sources said.

The company’s other HDPE line with a 120,000 tonne/year capacity at the site was not affected and has been running at full capacity, they said.

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