27 September 2012 03:55 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shandong Haili Chemical Industry is currently running its new 150,000 tonne/year adipic acid (ADA) plant in Jiangsu province at around 50% of capacity, a company source said on Thursday.
The plant, which is the company’s first ?xml:namespace>
“Currently, the operating rate was just around 50% since it just started up,” the source said.
The company started trial runs at the new unit in mid-September, the source said.
The plant’s start-up was delayed several times because of weak market demand.
Shandong Haili has also built a second 150,000 tonne/year
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index|
Asian Chemical Connections