01 August 2012 05:06 [Source: ICIS news]
The unit was restarted on 31 July after completing a month-long turnaround, the source said.
Production at the plant would be ramped up gradually to 100%, the source said.
PTTGC operates two other HDPE plants at Map Ta Phut – a 300,000 tonne/year unit and a 250,000 tonne/year unit. It also runs a 400,000 tonne/year linear low density PE (LLDPE) plant and a 300,000 tonne/year low density PE (LDPE) unit at the site.
These PE plants are currently operating at full capacity, the PTTGC source said.
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