Saudi Kayan restarts Jubail olefins plant after maintenance

04 March 2013 02:18  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Saudi Kayan said it restarted its olefins facility in Al Jubail on March 2 after about three weeks of scheduled maintenance, the Saudi Arabian producer said over the weekend.

The company said it is currently working on gradually increasing production until regular plant production capacity is reached.

Saudi Kayan has an ethylene capacity of 1.48m tonnes/year and can produce 630,000 tonnes of propylene, according to its website.

The company is an affiliate of Saudi Arabian petrochemical giant SABIC.

By: Muhamad Fadhil
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