China’s Fushun Petrochemical restarts HDPE unit after maintenance

14 April 2014 07:37 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Fushun Petrochemical on 13 April restarted its 350,000 tonne/year high density polyethylene (HDPE) unit at Fushun in Liaoning province, a company source said on Monday.

The unit was shut on 3 April for maintenance, according to the source.

The unit is currently producing HDPE film grade, the source added.

Local distributors said the supply of HDPE film grade may increase now that the unit has restarted.

By Lizzie Yu