S Korea's Lotte runs Jiaxin ethanolamines plant at 80-90% rate

16 July 2013 08:12  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s Lotte Chemical Corp is operating its 50,000 tonne/year ethanolamines plant at Jiaxin city in China at 80-90% of capacity, a source close to the company said on Tuesday.

The plant's run rates have been kept stable from last month, he said.

Demand for ethanolamines in China is weakening in tandem with the country’s economic growth while cargo availabilities are quite abundant, the source added.

Please visit the complete ICIS plants and projects database


By: Felicia Loo



AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly

ICIS news FREE TRIAL
Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index