21 September 2012 10:05 [Source: ICIS news]
The company shut the plant on 1 August for maintenance, planned to last for a month. However, the restart time was postponed by 20 days because of feedstock shortage, according to the source.
The company’s production resumption will help ease supply tightness of the material. However, prices will remain firm in the near term because the market is still in undersupply, traders said.
The company is selling its outputs, primarily reformed C9, at yuan (CNY) 8,750/tonne ($1,389/tonne).
($1 = CNY6.30)
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