07 September 2012 09:27 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan's Mitsui Chemicals plans to restart its No 1 bisphenol-A (BPA) line at Jurong Island in Singapore on 8 September after shutting it down on 21 August because of some mechanical problem, a company source said on Friday.
The company aims to ramp up production at the plant to 100% of capacity by the middle of next week as inventory level is low, the source added.
Mitsui Chem’s No 2 and No 3 BPA lines are currently operating at full capacity, the source said.
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Mitsui Chemicals runs three BPA lines in
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