Saudi Polyolefins to shut Al-Jubail PP plant on 5-20 June

29 May 2013 10:41  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Saudi Polyolefins will shut down its 720,000 tonne/year polypropylene (PP) plant in Al-Jubail in June, a source close to the company said on Wednesday.

The scheduled shutdown is expected to take place on 5-20 June.

The company can tap into its existing stockpile to continue meeting its customers’ supply requirements, the source said.

Saudi Polyolefins is a joint venture between the National Industrialisation Co (Tasnee) of Saudi Arabia, and LyondellBasell.

By: Muhamad Fadhil
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