05 October 2012 07:28 [Source: ICIS news]
The plant will be shut for 1.5 months from the first week of November, the source said.
Some spare parts still need to be delivered, “but for sure it [maintenance] will be in first week of November”, the source said.
KMI is the sole methanol producer in
Methanol demand in the country is stable, the source said.
Cargoes on a formula basis in
KMI is jointly owned by Japan’s Sojitz (85%), Indonesia’s PT Humpuss (10%) and Daicel Chemical Singapore (5%), based on information on the company’s website.
Sojitz does the overseas marketing for 70% of the methanol produced by the company, while the remaining 30% is marketed in
Most methanol buyers in
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