S Korea’s Hanwha Chemical to shut Yeosu VCM plant in October

24 August 2012 09:43  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s Hanwha Chemical plans to shut its 360,000 tonne/year vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plant in Yeosu in October for turnaround, a company source said on Friday.

The VCM unit maintenance will last for around 25 days, the source said.

Hanwha Chemical also operates a 250,000 tonne/year VCM facility at Ulsan that will similarly undergo a turnaround in October.

By: Feliana Widjaja
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