Taiwan’s FPC to shut NBA plant in end-Nov for planned maintenance

08 November 2013 07:31  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s Formosa Plastics Corp (FPC) plans to shut its 250,000 tonne/year n-butanol (NBA) plant at Mailiao in end-November for its annual maintenance, a company source said on Friday.

The unit is expected to be shut for around three to four weeks, the source said.

The company is currently operating at close to full capacity to build up inventory ahead of the turnaround, the source added.
By: Samuel Wong



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