Japan’s Nippon Shokubai to restart Himeji AA line in late July

17 July 2013 03:51  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan’s Nippon Shokubai plans to restart its 80,000 tonne/year acrylic acid (AA) line at its Himeji facility by late July, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

“The company targets to restart the AA line by next week [ending 26 July],” the source said.

Meanwhile, Nippon Shokubai has not decided on the exact restart date for its acrylate esters facility at the same Himeiji site, according to the source.

By: Samuel Wong

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