Indonesia-based PT Nippon Shokubai runs acrylic acid unit at 100%

21 August 2012 08:27  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Indonesia-based PT Nippon Shokubai is operating its 70,000 tonne/year acrylic acid (AA) plant in Cilegon, West Java, at full capacity after restarting it in mid-July, a company source said on Tuesday.

The plant was shut in early June for scheduled maintenance, the source said without further elaboration.

Other AA producers in Asia include Malaysia-based BASF PETRONAS, South Korea’s LG Chem and Taiwan’s Formosa Plastics Corp (FPC).

By: Samuel Wong

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