PTT Global Chemical to Idle PX Facility till Late July 2017
CHEMMONITOR.COM – Thailand-based integrated petrochemical and chemical company PTT Global Chemical PCL (PTTGC) is expected to idle its No.2 paraxylene (PX) facility owing to maintenance works. The company is scheduled to suspend production at the plant in mid-June 2017. The PX plant is likely to remain off-line until late July 2017. The PX facility with an annual production capacity of about 765,000 metric tons is situated in Rayong province (Thailand).