27 February 2014 08:20 [Source: ICIS news]
The 210,000 tonne/year polyethylene (PE) plant was shut for expansion, while the 190,000 tonne/year polypropylene (PP) plant was taken off-line for upgrading works in March 2013. Both plants are located in Batangas.
The cracker will supply the feedstock to JG Summit’s 210,000 tonne/year polyethylene (PE) plant and 190,000 tonne/year polypropylene (PP) plant.
The naphtha cracker is expected to start up in March, according to traders previously.
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