China’s Shanxi Guangda Coking Gas runs Linfen methanol unit at 70%

20 November 2012 06:30  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shanxi Guangda Coking Air Source is running its 150,000 tonne/year methanol unit at Linfen city in Shanxi province at 70% of capacity, a company source said on Tuesday.

The company supplies 60% of its methanol output to the Henan area and the remaining 40% to Shandong and Hebei provinces.

Methanol prices in Shanxi province in China were at yuan (CNY) 2,500-2,650/tonne ($401-425/tonne) on 20 November, according to Chemease, an ICIS service in China.

($1 = CNY6.24)

By: Fayer Shen

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