02 August 2013 09:25 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s Formosa Petrochemical Corp (FPCC) plans to shut its 190,000 tonne/year methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) plant at Mailiao for a turnaround from September to October , traders said on Friday.
The plant will be shut from 11 September to 20 October, a source close to the company said.
Supply to a major customer will not be affect during this turnaround, the source added.
The company could not be reached for comment.
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