China’s Nantong Xingchen Synthetic Material to shut BPA unit in Aug

10 July 2014 08:42 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Nantong Xingchen Synthetic Material Co (Bluestar Group) is expected to shut its 90,000 tonne/year bisphenol A (BPA) plant in Jiangsu in early August for a turnaround, a company source said on Thursday.

The maintenance is expected to last around a month, the source added.

The plant is currently operating at around 70% production rate, the source said.  

By Eric Su