Saudi Arabia’s TSOC starts trial runs at new butyl-A unit

03 July 2013 05:41  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Saudi Arabia’s Tasnee Sahara Olefins Co (TSOC) has started trial runs at its new butyl acrylate (butyl-A) plant in Al Jubail, market sources said on Wednesday.

The company started trial runs at its new 160,000 tonne/year butyl-A since the last week of June, sources said.

Construction works were completed in the week ended 21 June, they added.

“Export sales into Asia are expected by the month of September,” one of them said. 

By: Samuel Wong

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