Plant status: LyondellBasell declares force majeure on US BD following Harvey

28 August 2017 20:15 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here is a plant status report:

Name: LyondellBasell

Location: Channelview, Texas, US

Product: Butadiene (BD)

Capacity: 390,000 tonnes/year

Event start: 28 August 2017

Event finish: Unknown

Reason: force majeure

Comments: LyondellBasell declared force majeure on BD as it has shut down or partially shut down BD production at its Channelview, Texas, facility due to the effects of Hurricane Harvey, it said in a Monday letter to customers.

JW/TD

By Jessie Waldheim