Japan’s Asahi Kasei plans Kawasaki MMA turnaround on 27 September

24 August 2012 10:46  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan’s Asahi Kasei plans to shut its 100,000 tonne/year methyl methacrylate (MMA) plant in Kawasaki on 27 September for a planned turnaround, a company source said on Friday.

The shutdown is expected to last 47 days, the source said.

The plant was also taken off line early this year  on 22 February to 13 March for scheduled turnaround.

Additional reporting by Junie Lin

By: Christina Siantar
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