11 October 2012 09:58 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Jilin Petrochemical’s 300,000 tonne/year high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plant in ?xml:namespace>
The plant was taken off line on 3-4 October, while the Chinese market is on a week-long National Day celebration, the source said.
The HDPE plant may be restarted within this week, the source said.
Jilin Petrochemical, which is a subsidiary of state-owned oil giant PetroChina, also has a 300,000 tonne/year linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) plant at the site.
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