21 November 2013 06:51 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Guangxi Petrochemical is planning to start commercial operations at its 80,000 tonne/year methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) unit at Qinzhou in Guangxi province in either late November or early December, a company source said on Thursday.
Guangxi Petrochemical has been conducting trial runs at the MTBE unit since mid-November.
The producer will supply its own raffinate C4 (butylenes) feedstock for MTBE production, the source said.
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