ASIA PETROCHEMICAL OUTLOOK H1 2017 OLEFINS & POLYMERS

N/A | May 18, 2017

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Idemitsu’s steam cracker in Chiba, with propylene production capacity of 224,000 mt/year, is scheduled to be shut for maintenance from April to June. This will be followed by Mitsubishi Chemical shutting its Mizushima steam cracker from May to June. The unit is able to produce 320,000 mt/year of propylene. Early in H2, the steam cracker in Chiba operated by Mitsui Chemical, which can produce 331,000 mt/year of propylene, will
be shut for 40 days of scheduled maintenance.

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