China’s Chengdu Shindoo begins trial runs at fertilizer plant

20 June 2013 08:54  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Chengdu Shindoo Chemi-Industry said late on Wednesday it has begun trial runs at its new 600,000 tonne/year nitrogen-based compound fertilizer plant at Yingcheng in Hubei province.

The company expects to achieve on-spec products at the plant in the next three to four months, the source added.

Chengdu Shindoo also began trial runs at its new 100,000 tonne/year sodium nitrate unit and similarly expects on-spec products in the same time frame, according to the source.

The two new plants involved an investment of around yuan (CNY) 610m ($99.5m), according to the source.

No further details on the plants were disclosed.

Chengdu Shindoo is a compound fertilizer manufacturer in Chengdu, southwest China. It also produces crude salt and soda ash.

($1 = CNY6.13)

By: Viola Pan
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