China’s Anhui Huayi Chemical to restart methanol unit in mid-Aug

05 August 2014 07:17 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Anhui Huayi Chemical will restart its 500,000 tonne/year coal-based methanol plant in Anhui province in the middle of August after completing maintenance at the unit, a company source said on Tuesday.

The plant was taken off line on 4 August, according to the source.

The company also shut its 500,000 tonne/year acetic acid (AA) unit, which is at the same site at Wuwei Industry Zone in Anhui province at same time, the source said.

Anhui Huayi Chemical was set up by Shanghai Huayi Group,Shanghai Coking, and Huaibei Mining Group.

By Rachel Qian