S Korea's Samsung resumes ECH prod on 25 March after maintenance

26 March 2013 11:35  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s Samsung Fine Chemical restarted its 60,000 tonne/year epichlorohydrin (ECH) plant in Ulsan on 25 March following scheduled maintenance, a company source said on Tuesday.

The plant was shut in early March for a schedule maintenance of around 20 days, the source added.

The plant is currently operating at 50% capacity. It will gradually increase its operating rate to full capacity, the source said.

By: Hazel Goh

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