SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Here is a plant status report:
Name: Dairen Chemical Corp
Location: Mailiao, Taiwan
Product: Vinyl acetate monomer (VAM)
Capacity (tonnes/year): 300,000
Event start: 11 March 2019
Event finish: End-March/early April 2019
Comments: The shutdown was brought forward to be in line with the turnaround at an upstream acetic acid plant. The producer’s other 350,000 tonne/year VAM plant at the same location is not due for a turnaround in 2019, a company source said.