China’s Huadian Yutianhua to start methanol unit on 20 Dec

03 December 2012 07:43  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Huadian Yulin Natural Gas Chemical (Huadian Yutianhua) is planning to bring on line a 600,000 tonne/year coal-based methanol unit at Yulin in Shaanxi on 20 December, a company source said on Monday.

The company completed construction work and equipment installation in September, and is conducting trial runs at the new plant, the sourced added, without providing further details.

The company is running another 610,000 tonne/year natural gas-based methanol unit at 95% capacity, which is located at the same site, according to the source.

Huadian Yulin Natural Gas Chemical is a holding company owned by China Huadian Corporation.

By: Mindy Liu

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