Plant status: Dairen Chemical restarts Singapore VAM plant

Source: ICIS News

2018/08/10

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

Name: Dairen Chemical Corp

Location: Jurong Island, Singapore

Product: Vinyl acetate monomer (VAM)

Capacity (tonnes/year): 350,000

Event start: 7 August 2018

Event finish: 8 August 2018

Reason: Feedstock ethylene shortage

Comments: Plant resumed operations on 9 August after feedstock supplier Shell resolved a production issue at its Singapore cracker, according to market sources.

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