21 February 2013 07:44 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Zhenhai Refining & Chemical Co (ZRCC) plans to shut its 300,000 tonne/year polypropylene (PP) plant in Zhejiang province on 4 March for maintenance, a company source said on Thursday.
The maintenance will last for about 5 days, the source added.
Meanwhile, the producer will be operating its other 250,000 tonne/year PP unit at normal rates during this period, the source said.
Local distributors said the plant's shutdown will reduce the supply to the domestic market, as ZRCC is one of the major PP producers in east China.
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