21 November 2012 17:08 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--LSB Industries has halted production at its main ammonia plant in ?xml:namespace>
LSB expects the plant to be down for about six to eight weeks, resulting in about $2.0m (€1.6m)/week in lost operating income, it said.
During the downtime, LSB will also install a new ammonia converter to improve the plant’s performance, it said. The company had previously planned to install the converter in early 2013.
LSB is a manufacturer and marketer of climate-control products and chemicals for the agricultural, mining and industrial markets.
($1 = €0.78)
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