31 August 2012 03:19 [Source: ICIS news]
Its 1.03m tonne/year No 2 cracker in Mailiao is currently off line undergoing maintenance that will last until next month. FPCC’s 1.2m tonne/year No 3 cracker at the same site is currently running at full capacity.
There are no plans to shut the No 3 cracker for a turnaround in the near future.
The Taiwanese government ordered the safety checks at the Mailiao production facilities following a string of fires at the site last year.
Additional reporting by Felicia Loo
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