India's Reliance Industries to restart Hazira PVC unit by 15 March

15 March 2013 09:29  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--India’s Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) will restart its 360,000 tonne/year PVC plant at Hazira in Gujarat by 15 March, a company source said on Friday.

The plant was shut on 4 March because of a shortage of vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) feedstock, according to market sources.

The producer had initially planned the turnaround for 10 March, but advanced the turnaround because of a shortage in its VCM availability, they added.


By: Su Yeen Cheong
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