PVC Malaysia further delays Kerteh plant restart on tech issues

28 September 2012 09:45  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--PVC Malaysia has further postponed the restart of its 150,000 tonne/year polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant at Kerteh in Terengganu state to next week because of technical issues, a company source said on Friday.

The producer was targeting to resume production by 27 September after delaying from the initial plan to restart the unit on 23 September.

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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