China’s Jiangsu Sopo raises etac plant operating rate to 50%

15 March 2013 06:13  [Source: ICIS news]

MELBOURNE (ICIS)--China’s Jiangsu Sopo Chemical has increased the operating rate at its 500,000 tonne/year ethyl acetate (etac) plant in Jiangsu province to around 50% capacity, a company source said on Friday.

The producer raised its etac output during the week from about 40% capacity since the start of 2013 to meet its export sales commitments, the source said.

By: Trisha Huang

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