SK Energy to shut No 1 cracker for maintenance on 10 March

01 February 2013 02:37  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s SK Energy will shut its 190,000 tonne/year No 1 cracker at Ulsan for a turnaround on 10 March, a company source said on Friday.

The cracker, which is currently running at 75% capacity this month, is expected to be restarted on 5 April, he said.

SK Energy operates a larger 690,000 tonne/year No 2 cracker at the same site and the plant is not slated to undergo scheduled maintenance this year.

By: Peh Soo Hwee
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