Styrolution confirms 10-day turnaround at Texas styrene unit

02 July 2013 22:42  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Styrolution confirmed on Tuesday that its Bayport styrene unit in Texas will take a 10-day turnaround to allow one of its ethylene suppliers to upgrade equipment that feeds that location.

The company added that it will take the opportunity to do some plant maintenance work.

The Bayport styrene unit has a capacity of 770,000 tonne/year.

The styrene market remains globally tight because of recent planned and unplanned turnarounds.  

By: Brian Balboa
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