01 August 2012 04:32 [Source: ICIS news]
The shutdown will last 30-40 days, with production losses estimated at around 10,000 tonnes, the source said.
Liaoning North Chemical mostly supplies MEG on a contract basis to downstream polyester factories in east
The shutdown would not impact August contracts, the source said, as the producer has enough inventory to continue supplying to customers this month. But September contracts may be affected, the source added.
Liaoning North Chemical is subsidiary to China North Industries Group.
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