S Korea’s Hyundai Oilbank skips turnaround at aromatics unit

12 April 2013 10:07  [Source: ICIS news]

SEOUL (ICIS)--South Korea’s Hyundai Oilbank will skip the annual turnaround for its Daesan-based aromatics facility in 2013, a company source said on Friday.

The facility includes a reformer and a toluene disproportionation (TDP) unit, and can produce 300,000 tonnes/year of benzene and 200,000 tonnes/year of toluene, the source said.

Both the reformer and the TDP plant are operating at 100% capacity, he said.

Author: Ong Sheau Ling

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