China's Sinopec Guangzhou to shut one CDU on 1 May for maintenance

03 April 2013 10:39  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Sinopec Guangzhou Petrochemical is planning to shut its 8m tonne/year crude distillation unit (CDU) at Guangzhou in Guangdong province on 1 May for scheduled maintenance, a company source said on Wednesday.

The turnaround is expected to last around 50 days, according to the source.

The producer’s 5.5m tonne/year CDU at the same site will continue to run at normal operating rates, the source added.

By: Jean Zou
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