China’s Changzhou Qinghong Chemical to restart PA plant

20 September 2012 10:07  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Changzhou Qinghong Chemical restarted its 50,000 tonne/year phthalic anhydride (PA) plant in Changzhou, Jiangsu province on 20 September, a company source said on Thursday.

“We are currently running the plant at low operating rates and are expecting to achieve on-spec production this weekend.” the source added.

The company shut the plant because of a technical problem, according to the source.

The restart will increase PA supply in east China, a market player said.

By: Yoyo Liu

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