PVC Malaysia delays restart of Kerteh PVC plant

24 September 2012 10:31  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--PVC Malaysia has delayed the restart of its 150,000 tonne/year polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant at Kerteh in Terengganu state and is targeting to resume production by 27 September, a company source said on Monday.

The producer initially planned to restart the PVC plant on 23 September, but was unable to do so as it has to complete some modifications, the source added. No further details were given.

The PVC plant was shut since 24 August for scheduled maintenance.

PVC Malaysia is a subsidiary of Malaysia’s state-owned energy firm PETRONAS.

By: Feliana Widjaja
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