31 August 2012 04:28 [Source: ICIS news]
The company has completed the final commissioning this week and aims to start commercial operation by 10 September, company sources said.
The start-up schedule has been pushed back once from end-July because of delayed construction of a ship berthing port at the project site.
Output from the new PTA plant will be mainly fed into Hengli’s own downstream polyester plants located in
The rest 37% output is for commercial sales, he added.
Hengli operates a total of 1.6m tonne/year polyester capacity in
Hengli Petrochemical is building a second 2.2m tonne/year PTA plant at the same site and is targeting to start up the No 2 PTA unit at the end of the year, the source said.
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