Japan's Mitsui to shuts Chiba No 2 phenol/acetone unit on 10 Apr

09 April 2013 05:21  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE  (ICIS)--Japan’s Mitsui Chemicals plans to shut its No 2 phenol/acetone plant in Chiba on 10 April for a scheduled maintenance, a company source said on Tuesday.

The plant, which has a nameplate capacity of 230,000 tonnes/year of phenol and 138,000 tonnes/year of acetone, will remain off line until 16 April, the source said.

The plant is currently running at full capacity, the source added.

By: Liu Xin
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