VIDEO: China BDO producers adjust run rates on upcoming plant start-ups

Jady Ma


SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Watch ICIS analyst Jady Ma discuss the impact of growing butanediol (BDO) capacity in China with five new BDO plants expected to come on stream for the remainder of 2023.

  • BDO prices stop falling on intensive turnarounds and production cuts
  • BDO lacks demand-side support on poor sales of three major derivatives
  • Five new BDO plants expected to come on stream for the rest of the year, with their start-up to heavily affect market conditions



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