S Korea’s LG Chem sets November '14 turnaround for Yeosu cracker

29 October 2013 03:36  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s LG Chem plans to take its 1m tonne/year cracker in Yeosu off line in November next year, said a source familiar with the situation on Tuesday.

The cracker will undergo regular maintenance for a month, the source said.

Currently, the cracker is being operated at full tilt, he said.

LG is also operating its 940,000 tonne/year cracker in Daesan at full capacity, the source said.

By: Felicia Loo

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