13 August 2012 05:29 [Source: ICIS news]
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Offers for September shipments increased by $70/tonne to $990/tonne CFR (cost & freight) CMP (
Similarly, the producer’s September export offers to its deep-sea markets, such as the Middle East, are up by $90/tonne at $960/tonne FOB (free on board)
FPC’s export volume will be very limited in September – at around half its usual export volume of 60,000 tonnes – as its 500,000 tonne/year PVC plant in Mailiao will be shut amid a lack of feedstock, the source said.
The PVC plant derives feedstock from FPC’s vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plant at the site that is due for a month-long maintenance from mid-August, the source said.
Meanwhile, the company’s 800,000 tonne/year PVC facility at
($1 = €0.81)
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