09 April 2013 08:39 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Pingmei Shenma Energy & Chemical (Shenma) plans to shut its 200,000 dry metric tonne (dmt)/year caustic soda line in Henan province on 20 April, a company source said on Tuesday.
The maintenance shutdown will last for about 10 days, the source added.
Shenma’s total caustic soda capacity is 450,000 dmt/year, according to the source.
Shenma is offering 32% liquid membrane caustic soda at yuan (CNY) 2,050-2,100/tonne ($330-338/tonne), according to Chemease, an ICIS service in China.
($1 = CNY6.21)
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