Taiwan’s Formosa Plastics restarts NBA plant over weekend

17 January 2013 08:48  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s Formosa Plastics Corp (FPC) is likely to ramp up operating rate at its 250,000 tonne/year n-butanol (NBA) plant located at Mailiao to full capacity in the near term after its restart, a company source said on Thursday.

The plant was shut in November last year for annual maintenance and was restarted on 12-13 January.

The source did not disclose the current operating rate of the plant.


By: Samuel Wong



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