23 October 2012 08:50 [Source: ICIS news]
The Chinese producer is currently debugging the unit to ramp up its operating rate to 100% capacity after achieving on-spec production on 17 October, the source said.
The producer was conducting trial runs since September at the methanol unit, which uses coal as its feedstock, the source added.
Donghua Energy is a joint venture by Yidong Coal Group and Ximeng Technology Industry and Trade Group. Yidong Group holds a 55% stake and Ximeng Group holds the remaining 45%.
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