28 August 2012 09:30 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--LG Chem shut one of its polyethylene (PE) plants at ?xml:namespace>
The source declined to say which of the company’s PE plants at Yeosu was shut.
LG Chem runs a 160,000 tonne/year low density polyethylene (LDPE) and a 300,000 tonne/year high density polyethylene (HDPE) plant at Yeosu.
The company’s 1m tonne/year naphtha cracker in Yeosu was not affected by typhoon rains, he added.
Typhoon Bolaven has caused heavy rains and strong winds in southern and western parts of
Additional reporting by Felicia Loo
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