S Korea’s Hanwha to shut down Ulsan PVC plant in H2 October

01 October 2012 10:28  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s Hanwha Chemical plans to shut its 200,000 tonne/year polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant at Ulsan in the second half of October for a turnaround, a source close to the company said on Monday.

The maintenance period will last for two weeks, the source added.

Hanwha also operates a 350,000 tonne/year PVC unit at Yeosu and a 300,000 tonne/year PVC facility at Ningbo in China.

By: Feliana Widjaja
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