26 July 2012 08:47 [Source: ICIS news]
The first phase of the expansion, which ramped up the plant’s original 300,000 dry metric tonne (dmt)/year caustic soda capacity to 400,000 dmt/year, was completed at the end of March.
The second phase, which consists of an additional 100,000 dmt/year caustic soda capacity, was initially expected to start up in July.
The source did not specify the reason for the delay.
The producer is currently operating its 400,000 dmt/year caustic soda facility at around 60-70%, the source said.
Additional reporting by Sikee Shi
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