29 August 2012 08:00 [Source: ICIS news]
The 180,000 tonne/year and 450,000 tonne/year crackers and derivative plants were shut on 1 August for regular maintenance, the source said, adding that exact dates for the restart could not be ascertained yet.
The derivative plants include two 65,000 tonne/year and a 300,000 tonne/year high density polyethylene (HDPE) units as well as two polypropylene (PP) units, with capacities of 50,000 tonnes/year and 250,000 tonnes/year respectively.
Panjin Ethylene is a subsidiary of Huajin Chemicals Group.
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