12 October 2012 21:03 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Canada-based chemical producer NOVA Chemicals has begun the restart of its cracker in Ontario, a company spokesperson said on Friday.
The company said its 839,000 tonne/year Corunna cracker in ?xml:namespace>
The company said in late September it would shut down the cracker for 3-4 weeks for repairs related to unplanned mechanical issues.
US spot ethylene traded on Friday at 53.5 cents/lb ($1,179/tonne, €908/tonne), down from deals earlier in the week at 55.5 cents/lb.
($1 = €0.77)
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