31 October 2012 04:20 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Ellba Eastern, a 50:50 joint venture company by Shell and BASF, is planning to restart its propylene oxide (PO)/styrene monomer (SM) plant in ?xml:namespace>
Ellba Eastern had declared a force majeure on supply of SM and
An official BASF spokesperson confirmed the latest force majeure in a statement saying: “we confirm that Ellba Eastern has declared force majeure on BASF with effect from 21 October 2012.”
Ellba Eastern had previously declared a force majeure on supply of SM and PO on 7 October, following an unexpected shutdown at its PO/SM plant in
Ellba Eastern’s PO/SM plant has a nameplate capacity of 250,000 tonnes/year for
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