China's Shenghong Group to start new polyester line this month

09 July 2012 10:47  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shenghong Group will start up its 250,000 tonne/year polyester line at Wujiang in Jiangsu Province on 20 July, a company source said on Monday.

The major product of this line is full drawn yarn (FDY), the source added.

The company plans to achieve on-spec products at the new line in August, the source said.

Shenghong Group, a polyester giant in China, currently has five production lines with a total capacity of 950,000 tonnes/year of yarn that will increase to 1.2m tonnes/year after the start up, according to data from Chemease, an ICIS Service in China.

By: Sunny Chen

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