China's Jiaxing Petrochemical shuts PTA plant for maitenance

14 December 2012 07:36  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China's Jiaxing Petrochemical shut down its 1.5m tonne/year purified terephthalic acid (PTA) plant in Jiaxing on 11 December for maintenance, a source close to the company said on Friday.

The plant is expected to restart in four or five days, the source added.

The sort maintenance is unlikely to have any impact on the PTA supply in domestic spot market.

By: Thompson Qian

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