02 January 2013 05:48 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s Formosa Petrochemical Corp (FPCC) plans to shut its No 2 residual fluid catalytic cracker (RFCC) in Mailiao for a turnaround on 19 March, a company source said on Wednesday.
The scheduled maintenance shutdown for the No 2 unit, which can produce around 375,000 tonnes/year of propylene, is expected to last until 21 June, he said.
There is no turnaround slated for the No 1 RFCC unit, which has the same propylene production capacity, this year, he added.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
Asian Chemical Connections