31 October 2012 02:24 [Source: ICIS news]
"The plant has been shut since 28 October," the source said, adding that the shutdown is mainly because of poor market conditions.
Domestic BR prices decreased by yuan (CNY) 600-800/tonne ($96-128/tonne) from 1 October to CNY19,700-20,600/tonne EXWH (ex-warehouse) in China on 30 October, according to Chemease, an ICIS service in China.
"This shutdown may [only] slightly tighten BR supply in
The producer is also running its 250,000 tonne/year styrene butadiene rubber (SBR) unit at the same site in
($1 = CNY6.24)
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