China’s Yanan Refinery shuts PP unit on feedstock shortage

10 December 2013 06:11  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Yanan Refinery has shut its 100,000 tonne/year polypropylene (PP) unit in Shaanxi province on 6 December because of feedstock shortage, a company source said on Tuesday.

The company plans to restart the plant on 12 December, the source added.

Its other 200,000 tonne/year PP unit at the same site is currently producing PP yarn.


By: Amy Yu



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