10 May 2013 10:06 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Haohua Yuhang Chemical plans to restart its 440,000 dry metric tonne (dmt)/year caustic soda plant at Qinyang in Henan province on 12 May after shutting it for maintenance on 6 May, a company source said on Friday.
Meanwhile, the producer is running its 100,000 dmt/year caustic soda plant at Jiaozuo in Henan province at full capacity, according to the source.
Haohua Yuhang’s offers of 32% liquid membrane caustic soda were yuan (CNY) 2,250/dmt ($367/dmt) and at CNY2,350/dmt for 48% liquid membrane caustic soda on 10 May, up by CNY100/dmt from the same period a month earlier, according to data from Chemease, an ICIS service in China.
Prices of 32% liquid membrane caustic soda in Henan province were assessed at CNY2,200/dmt on 9 May, up by CNY100/dmt from prices on 10 April, Chemease data shows.
($1 = CNY6.13)
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