Malaysia’s Titan Chemicals raises No 1 cracker run rate to 100%

11 July 2012 10:36  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Malaysia’s Titan Chemicals has raised the operating rate of its 285,000 tonne/year No 1 naphtha cracker at Pasir Gudang in Johor to 100% capacity this month because of better economics, a company source said on Wednesday.

The cracker was operating at 85% capacity previously.

The source did not provide further details.

Titan also runs a 435,000 tonne/year No 2 naphtha cracker at the same site, which is  still operating at 95% capacity, the source added.

By: Peh Soo Hwee
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