31 October 2012 08:33 [Source: ICIS news]
“This is a regular turnaround,” the source said, adding that it will last for about five days.
Haohua Yuhang has a total PVC capacity of 500,000 tonne/year, with 400,000 tonnes/year at Qinyang.
The producer sold carbide-based PVC during the turnaround at yuan (CNY) 6,500/tonne ($1,042/tonne) EXW (ex-works) on 31 October, according to Chemease.
The spot PVC prices in central
The shutdown of the unit may not have any significant impact on the local PVC market because of end-users’ weak demand, a local PVC market player said.
($1 = CNY6.24)
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