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Idemitsu Kosan shuts naphtha cracker for maintenance
Sep '14
Japan-based Idemitsu Kosan has shut a naphtha cracker for maintenance turnaround.
“The naphtha cracker was shut in early September and maintenance work is expected to go on till November 2014,” a company official told fibre2fashion.
The naphtha cracker is located at Tokuyama in Japan, and has an Ethylene capacity of 620,000 tons/yr.
The cracker, along with a refinery, together has Propylene capacity of 820,000 tons/yr.

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