Japan’s Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics restarts POM plant

31 October 2012 06:31  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan’s Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics restarted its 20,000 tonne/year polyacetal (POM) plant in Yokkaichi in end-October after completing its one month of maintenance, a company source said on Wednesday.

However, the operating rate of the plant was not disclosed.

Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Gas Chemical and Mitsubishi Chemical.

POM is an engineering thermoplastic used in precision parts.

By: Heng Hui
+65 6780 4359

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly

Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index