China’s Guangdong IVL PET Polymer restarts polyester unit

05 September 2013 04:58  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Guangdong IVL PET Polymer restarted its 300,000 tonne/year polyester unit on 5 September in Guangdong province after completing its maintenance, a company source said on Thursday.

The unit was shut on 1 September for a renewal of its parts, the source said.

The major product of this unit is bottle polyethylene terephthalate (PET) chips, according to the source.

The unit is expected to produce on-spec product on 6 September, and the company plans to run the unit at 100% capacity, the source added.

By: Sunny Chen

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