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Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical to conduct turnaround at HDPE plant in China

April 08/2021

MOSCOW (MRC) -- Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical plans to shut its high density polyethylene (HDPE) unit in Shanghai for a scheduled turnaround, according to CommoPlast.

Thus, the company will take this plant off-stream on April 18, 2021. The HDPE plant is expected to resume operations after a 29-day maintenance on May 17, 2021.

Located at Shanghai in China, the unit has a production capacity of 260,000 mt/year.

As MRC reported earlier, Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical took off-stream its HDPE plant for maintenance on June 30, 2020. The plant resumed operations on July 8, 2020.

According to MRC's ScanPlast report, Russia's HPE production totalled 329,800 tonnes in the first two months of 2021, up by 13% year on year. At the same time, only one Russian producer increased HDPE output.

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, or Sinopec Limited  is a Chinese oil and gas company based in Beijing, China. It is listed in Hong Kong and also trades in Shanghai and New York . Sinopec is the worlds fifth biggest company by revenue.
Author:Margaret Volkova
Tags:PE, HDPE, Shanghai Petrochemical, Sinopec, China, Russia.
Category:General News
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