19 October 2012 02:29 [Source: ICIS news]
The plant, which is located at Shanghai Chemical Industrial Park in Caojing, will be off line for about 20 days.
Meanwhile, the downstream Shanghai Sinopec Mitsui Chemicals’s 120,000 tonne/year bisphenol A (BPA) plant was shut on 13 October for scheduled maintenance lasting about one month.
Sinopec Shanghai Gaoqiao operates two other another two phenol/acetone units with a total capacity of 160,000 tonnes/year at Pudong in Shanghai, which are operating at full capacity.
With additional reporting by Trisha Huang
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