China’s Ningbo Zhenyang restarts MIBK plant after overhaul

11 December 2012 06:05  [Source: ICIS news]

MELBOURNE (ICIS)--China’s Ningbo Zhenyang on Tuesday has restarted its 15,000 tonne/year methyl isobutyl ketone (MIBK) plant at Ningbo in Zhejiang province following a turnaround, a company source said.

Its MIBK output will return to normal levels in the coming days, the source said.

During the week-long shutdown, the producer maintained its sales from existing inventories, the source added.

Other MIBK makers in China include Jilin Petrochemical, Zhenjiang LCY General Chemical, Taizhou Petrochemical and Zhejiang Xinhua.

By: Trisha Huang

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