China’s Daqing Petrochemical runs cracker at 80-90% after start-up

21 September 2012 04:03  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Daqing Petrochemical has achieved normal production at its new 600,000 tonne/year naphtha cracker at Daqing in Heilongjiang province after it was started up on 10 September as scheduled, a company official said on Friday.

“Production is normal now and the cracker is currently operating at 80-90% capacity,” he added.

Daqing Petrochemical is a subsidiary of Chinese oil and gas giant PetroChina.

It also operates another 600,000 tonne/year naphtha/light gas oil (LGO) cracker at the same site.

By: Helen Lee
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