US-based Huntsman faces PO, MTBE production disruption in Q2

19 June 2014 05:07 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Huntsman Corp had an unplanned manufacturing disruption at its propylene oxide (PO) and methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) facility in Port Neches, Texas during the second quarter of 2014, the US chemical company said late on Wednesday. 

The manufacturing facility is now operating at normal rates, the company said in a statement.

The estimated financial impact of the disruption was around $10m, Huntsman added.

By Adeline Ong