Taiwan’s FCFC restarts Ningbo PTA plant; to ramp up ops to 100%

17 April 2014 04:59 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corp (FCFC) restarted its 1.2m tonne/year purified terephthalic acid (PTA) plant in Ningbo earlier in the week, a company source said on Thursday.

The unit was shut on 25 March for its annual maintenance.

FCFC plans to ramp up operating rates at its 1.2m tonne/year PTA unit to 100% of capacity in the near term, the source added.

By Samuel Wong