Thailand’s IRPC runs new Rayong DCC at 75%

20 April 2016 11:22 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Thailand’s IRPC is running its new deep catalytic cracker (DCC) in Rayong province at around 75% of capacity, a source close to the company said on Wednesday.

The DCC, which can produce 320,000 tonnes/year of propylene, achieved on-spec production on 3 April and was operating at around 60% of capacity as of 4 April.

The company plans to ramp up to full production at the plant around June, said the source.

By Michelle Lim