China’s Yantai Wanhua to shut Yantai MDI plant for maintenance
17 September 2012 04:56 [Source: ICIS news]
SINAPORE (ICIS)--?xml:namespace>China’s Yantai Wanhua Polyurethanes is planning to shut its methyl di-p-phenylene isocyanate (MDI) production facility at Yantai in Shandong province on 6 October for regular maintenance, the company said on Monday.
The plant turnaround is expected to complete on 5 November, according to a company statement filed to the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Its plant at Ningbo in Zhejiang province will continue operating normally during that period, the statement added.
The Chinese producer operates a 200,000 tonne/year MDI plant in Yantai and a 900,000 tonne/year MDI plant in Ningbo, according to ICIS data.
Yantai Wanhua Polyurethanes, which is a subsidiary of Wanhua Industrial Group, is the largest producer of MDI in Asia. By: Fanny Zhang+65 6780 4359
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