China’s Sinopec Beijing Yanshan to expand acetone/phenol capacity

15 January 2013 04:05  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Sinopec Beijing Yanshan Co has started works to expand the capacity of its acetone/phenol plant in north China by 79%, a source from the company said on Tuesday.

The plant capacity is expected to reach 500,000 tonnes/year in May 2014, from 280,000 tonnes/year currently, the source said.

The expanded plant is expected to supply feedstocks to the company’s 150,000 tonne/year bis-phenol A (BPA) plant and its 60,000 tonne/year polycarbonate (PC) plant at the site, the source said.

Financial details of the expansion were not disclosed.

By: Dolly Wu
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