Plant status: Saudi Arabia’s JUPC to shut MEG plant in end March

Source: ICIS News


SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Here is a plant status report:

Name: Jubail United Petrochemical (JUPC)

Location: Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia

Product: Monothylene glycol (MEG)

Capacity: 700,000 tonnes/year

Event start: End March 2018

Event finish: Mid-April 2018

Reason: Scheduled maintenance

Comments: The plant will be off line for around 23 days, according to sources familiar with the matter.