Sumitomo Chemical Singapore shuts No 3 MMA line as scheduled

03 September 2012 07:24  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Sumitomo Chemical Singapore shut its 90,000 tonne/year No 3 methyl methacrylate (MMA) line at Jurong Island as scheduled over the weekend, a company source said on Monday.

The plant was taken off line on 1 September and the turnaround will last for more than a month, he added.

The company plans to bring the plant on line in early October.

Sumitomo Chemical Singapore has 3 MMA lines with a combined capacity of 223,000 tonnes/year.

By: Christina Siantar
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