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Dow declares force majeure on VAM, Texas City plant remains offline (update)

10:55 AM MDT | July 2, 2014 | Clay Boswell

Dow Chemical has declared force majeure (FM) on vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) produced at Texas City, TX, where the company’s 365,000-m.t./year VAM plant remains offline following a planned maintenance turnaround, says a company source. The company will issue a letter to customers by 3 July, the source says....

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