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Typhoon Forces Taiwanese Petchem Producers to Stop Production

11:57 PM MDT | September 20, 2010 | Deepti Ramesh

More than 30 Taiwanese petrochemical producers including Formosa Plastics (Taipei) and Nan Ya Plastics (Taipei), who have operations at Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan, have stopped production at their plants because of Typhoon Fanapi, say press reports. The halt in production has caused a total financial loss of about $63 million to these petchem producers, reports add. Production is expected to start...

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