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Karpatneftekhim to start maintenance at PVC plant

On 05 Oct 2018 at 08:20 IST

Karpatneftekhim is likely to undertake a planned shutdown at a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) unit.
A Polymerupdate source in Ukraine informed that the company is expected to start turnaround at the unit on November 5, 2018. The unit is slated to remain under m
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Polyvinylchloride (PVC) prices drift lower across the Asian region

On 06 Sep 2018 at 10:00 IST

Report of ample product availability and deals concluded at lower price levels in the region, together dragged prices of PVC down in Asia this week.
CFR China prices of PVC were at the USD 945/mt levels while CFR South East Asia prices of PVC were at the
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Polyvinylchloride (PVC) prices journey north in Asia

On 23 Aug 2018 at 09:20 IST

This week, PVC prices gained across the Asia region. The price rise was supported by improved buying interest coupled with deals concluded at higher prices levels in the region.
CFR China prices of PVC were assessed at the USD 960/mt levels while CFR Sout
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FPC to complete maintenance at Kaohsiung VCM plant

On 09 Jul 2018 at 08:20 IST

Formosa Plastics corporation (FPC) is likely to brought on-stream its vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plant in Kaohsiung.
A Polymerupdate source in Taiwan informed that the company has planned to resume operations at the plant on July 11, 2018. The plant was
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SP Chemicals eyes turnaround at VCM plant

On 18 Jun 2018 at 08:20 IST

SP Chemicals is likely to shut its No.1 vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plant for maintenance.
A Polymerupdate source in China informed that the company has planned to take its the plant off-stream in early-August, 2018. The plant is slated to remian under m
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Mailiao EDC and VCM plant to be shut by FPC

On 11 Jun 2018 at 08:20 IST

Formosa Plastics corporation (FPC) is likely to shut its ethylene dichloride (EDC) and vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plant in Mailiao.
A Polymerupdate source in Taiwan informed that the company has schedule to take the plant off-line for maintenance in mid
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Taiyo Vinyl resumes PVC production

On 27 Apr 2018 at 08:20 IST

Taiyo Vinyl has restarted its polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant following a maintenance turnaround.
A Polymerupdate source in Japan informed that the company has completed turnaround at the plant late last week. The plant was shut for maintenance in early-Ma
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Polyvinylchloride (PVC) prices nosedive in Asia

On 19 Apr 2018 at 09:00 IST

PVC prices plunged across the Asian region this week. Prices tumbled mainly on account of a steep drop in import offers from the overseas producers.
CFR China prices of PVC were assessed at the USD 930/mt levels while CFR South East Asia prices of PVC wer
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Shin-Etsu eyes maintenance at PVC plant

On 14 Mar 2018 at 08:20 IST

Shin-Etsu is likely to start maintenance at its polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant in Kashima.
A Polymerupdate source in Japan informed that the company has schedule to shut the plant for turnaround in April 2018 for a period of around six weeks. The exact d
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Keiyo Monomer plans to resume VCM plant

On 26 Feb 2018 at 08:20 IST

Keiyo Monomer is likely to restart its vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plant following a maintenance turnaround.
A Polymerupdate source in Japan informed that the plant is planned to be brought on-stream in end-March 2018. The plant was shut for miantenance
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