25 October 2012 11:45 [Source: ICIS news]
The company, which is the biggest VCM producer in
The No 2 VCM plant was severely damaged by an explosion in November 2011 and has been shut since then.
Meanwhile, the capacity of Tosoh's No 1 VCM unit in Nanyo will be kept at 250,000 tonnes/year, the source said.
The company needs about a month to arrive at a final decision on the issue, the source said.
If Tosoh decides to go ahead with the expansion plan, it will take around two years to complete, according to the source.
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