(chemmonitor) -- The Mexico
City-based Mexican petroleum company Pemex restarted its low-density
polyethylene (LDPE) unit after the scheduled outage. The activities at the plant
were suspended in April.
The company is operating two more LDPE units at the same site. The total
nominal capacity of the three plants reaches about 300,000 metric tons
April maintenance entailed a slight decrease in LDPE supply, in the local