06 December 2012 22:19 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Shell has declared force majeure on ethylene after shutting down a segment of a pipeline in ?xml:namespace>
"This incident has caused us to declare force majeure on ethylene supply to our customers east of
The details on the length and depth of the restriction were not yet available, a market participant said.
Shell was also heard to have shut down its olefins
The spokesperson declined to comment on the operational status of the facility, citing policy.
Shell has two crackers in
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