China’s CNGC Huajin Chemical restarts Panjin ABS, PS plants

03 September 2012 11:15  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China North Industries Group Corp (CNGC) Huajin Chemical restarted its 200,000 tonne/year acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) unit and 40,000 tonne/year polystyrene (PS) unit at Panjin in Liaoning province on Monday, a company source said.

The two plants were taken off line on 1 August for scheduled maintenance, the source said.

By 5 September, the company plans to run the ABS unit at 50% of capacity, and the PS unit at full capacity, the source said.

Products from the two plants should be available in the market in the middle of September, a local distributor in eastern China said.

By: Iris Xi
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