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FREP shuts No. 3 PP unit for unplanned maintenance

June 03/2020

MOSCOW (MRC) -- Fujian Refining & Petrochemical (FREP) has undertaken an unplanned shutdown at its No. 3 polypropylene (PP) unit, according to Apic-online.

A Polymerupdate source in China, informed that, the company has halted operation at the unit for unplanned maintenance on June 1, 2020. The unit is likley to restart by this weekend.

Located in Fujian province, China, the No. 3 PP unit has a production capacity of 220,000 mt/year.

As MRC reported earlier, FREP restarted its No.3 PP plant in Fujian Province on November 2, 2019, following an unplanned outage. The unit was taken off-line on October 27, 2019. Located in Fujian province, China, the No. 3 PP plant has a production capacity of 220,000 mt/year.

According to MRC's ScanPlast report, PP shipments to the Russian market totalled 347,440 tonnes in January-April 2020 (calculated by the formula - production minus export plus import). Supply exclusively of PP random copolymer increased.

FREP is a joint venture between Fujian Petrochemical Co. (50%), ExxonMobil China Petroleum and Petrochemical Co. (25%) and Saudi Aramco Sino Co. (25%). Fujian Petrochemical is a 50:50 JV between Sinopec and the Fujian provincial government.
Author:Margaret Volkova
Tags:PP, PP random copolymer, Fujian Refining & Petrochemical (FREP), China, Rossiya.
Category:General News
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