11 October 2013 04:02 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Korea Kumho Petrochemical Corp (KKPC) has shut its synthetic rubber plants for maintenance for three to four weeks, a company source said on Friday.
The company shut its 560,000 tonne/year styrene butadiene rubber (SBR) plant in Ulsan and 220,000 tonne/year BR plant in Yeosu on 7 October , the source added.
However, its other 120,000 tonne/year BR line at Yeosu will continue to run during the turnaround, the source said.
KKPC is a major synthetic rubber producer in Asia.
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