China’s Shandong Fangming to start up first capro line in end-Aug

27 August 2012 05:00  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shandong Fangming Chemical will start up its first 100,000 tonne/year caprolactam (capro) line at the end of August, a company source said on Monday.

The plant is located at Heze City in Dongming County, Shandong province.

Shandong Fangming is a private enterprise that produces comprehensive chemicals, such as cyclohexanone and cyclohexane.

The company’s new capro line will increase China’s total capro capacity to 1.115m tonnes/year.

Shandong Fangming will probably proceed to build another 100,000 tonne/year capro line, the source said without elaborating.

By: Angeline Zhang

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