China's Shanghai SECCO Petchem shuts 1.2m tonne/year cracker

18 December 2013 11:04  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical shut its 1.2m tonne/year cracker in Shanghai on 17 December, sources familiar with the company said on Wednesday.

The cracker is expected to be down for about three days, they said.

The reason for the shutdown is not immediately clear, but some market sources said the cracker may be experiencing a technical glitch.

By: Yeow Pei Lin

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