TITLE

BPRP in ethylene FM at Gelsenkirchen

AUTHOR(S)
Weddle, Nel
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Chemical Market Reporter;7/17/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that BP Refining and Petrochemicals has declared force majeure on supplies of ethylene at its olefin cracking plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The restart of the biggest furnace was delayed for three weeks for maintenance. Production is expected to be back by August 1, 2006. However, propylene obligations can be met by using inventory.
ACCESSION #
21658908

 

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