Plant status: SAMAC runs Saudi Arabia MMA unit at 100% after restart

Source: ICIS News


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

Name: Saudi Methacrylates Company (SAMAC)

Location: Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia

Product: Methyl methacrylate (MMA)

Capacity (tonnes/year): 250,000

Event start: 31 October 2018

Event finish: Mid-December 2018

Reason: Planned maintenance, production issues

Comments: The MMA facility is running at full tilt, after a delayed restart due to plant troubles, according to a source close to the company. It was originally expected to restart in late November.