03 Jan – Egypt’s SIDPEC plans to shut PE line for maintenance
A source from SIDPEC, one of Egypt’s local PE producers, reported that the company will have a maintenance shutdown at one of its production lines within the next two weeks.
The line, which produces HDPE film and b/m, will remain offline for around a week.
The source stated that the company has enough inventories to supply their customers during the period of maintenance shutdown.
The plant has a combined PE capacity of 225,000 tons/year, according to the company’s official website.