07 August 2012 10:54 [Source: ICIS news]
The maintenance period for the unit, which is operating at 100% at the moment, will last until 11 September, the source said.
The producer also operates a 310,000 tonne/year PVC facility at Yokkaichi and a 150,000 tonne/year PVC plant at Osaka that are currently running at 50-60% and 30-40% of capacity, respectively, the source said.
Taiyo Vinyl is operating its
Tosoh’s 550,000 tonne/year No 2 VCM plant at Nanyo, the largest of its three VCM plants with a combined capacity of 1.2m tonne/year, has remained shut after it was severely damaged in an explosion at the site on 13 November 2011.
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