28 Jan – LyondellBasell shuts cracker in Germany
According to a source close to the company, LyondellBasell’s No 6 cracker at Wesseling, Germany went offline as of January 18. Neither the reason for the shutdown nor the planned restart date was disclosed at the time of publication.
This news was not directly confirmed by the producer, meanwhile.
The cracker has a production capacity of 760,000 tons/year for ethylene and 395,000 tons/year for propylene.