IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Engineering Plastics :: Polycarbonate

Bayer Delays Polycarbonate Start Up in China …

10:38 AM MDT | August 1, 2007 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) says it has delayed completion of the second 100,000-m.t./year polycarbonate (PC) production line it is building at Caojing, China, near Shanghai. The second line was expected to be completed in August this year but, because of unavailability of equipment, commissioning will be delayed until the end of the first quarter of 2008 or beyond that, Patrick Thomas, CEO of BMS, says. Chinese contractors working on the plant have paid BMS an undisclosed penalty for the delay, Thomas says. BMS completed the first PC line at Caojing last year...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.



Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.

 














 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa