Plant status: China’s Sinopec Anqing Petrochem starts ACN unit maintenance

Source: ICIS News


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

Name: Sinopec Anqing Petrochem

Location: Anqing city of Anhui province

Product: Acrylonitrile (ACN)

Capacity (tonnes/year): 80,000

Event start: 25 March

Event finish: 10 April

Reason: Annual maintenance

Comments: The company plans to shut its other 130,000 tonne/year No 2 unit for maintenance in the second half of June. The plant is running at full tilt currently, according to a company source.