China’s Cangzhou Dahua runs TDI units at full capacity

20 February 2013 09:06  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Cangzhou Dahua is running its two toluene di-isocynate (TDI) plants in Hebei province at full tilt, sources familiar with the situation said on Wednesday.

The plants  a 30,000 tonne/year unit and a 50,000 tonne/year unit  in Hebei province resumed operations sometime last week, the sources said.

Technical issues that shut the plants down on 2 February had been resolved during China's Lunar New Year holiday on 9-15 February, they said.

Cangzhou Dahua's third TDI plant, with a 70,000 tonne/year capacity, has remained operational during the shutdown of the other two, and has been running at full capacity, the sources said.

Additional reporting by Vikki Shen in Shanghai

By: Jingyi Chan
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