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PE

Company

Plant Product

April-June

Zhonghan
Petrochemical

PE

600

May-June

China Ningxia
Baofeng Energy

LLDPE/
HDPE

300

May-June

Japan Polyethylene
Corporation

PE

May-June

Sinopec Beijing
Yanshan Company

PE

July-August

Japan Polyethylene
Corporation

PE

Shanghai
Petrochemical

PE

Zhongsha Tianjin

Date

Capacity
ktons/yr Location

Status

Duration

China

Shutdown

60 d

China

Shutdown

25 d

Japan

Restart

1m

China

Shutdown

45 d

Japan

Shutdown

1m

450

China

Shutdown

PE

600

China

Shutdown

45 d

Tianjin Petrochemical PE

120

China

Shutdown

45 d

Lanzhou
Petrochemical

PE

730

China

Shutdown

40 d

May-July

Maruzen
Petrochemical

Cracker

520

Japan

Shutdown

50 d

May-July

Mitsubishi Chemical

Cracker

540

Japan

Shutdown

50 d

June-July

Mitsui Chemicals

Cracker

500

Japan

Shutdown

1m

JulySeptember

JX Nippon Oil &


Energy

Cracker

404

Japan

Shutdown

AugustSeptember

Formosa
Petrochemical

Cracker

AugustSeptember

Sinopec Sabic Tianjin


Petrochemical
Cracker

SeptemberOctober

Idemitsu Kosan

September

SK Energy

ASIA

July-August
July-August
July-August
JulySeptember
Monomer

540

1.03 mil Taiwan

Shutdown

50 d

1 mil

China

Shutdown

45 d

Cracker

623

Japan

Shutdown

45 d

Crakcer

600

South Korea

Shutdown

30 d

SOUTHEAST
ASIA
June

PTTGC

HDPE

250

Thailand

Shutdown

July-August

Singapore Chevron

HDPE

400

Singapore

Shutdown

40 d

IRPC

HDPE

300

Thailand

Shutdown

1m

Lotte Chemical Titan

HDPE/
LLDPE

220

Malaysia

Shutdown

45 d

Lotte Chemical Titan

LDPE

230

Malaysia

Shutdown

45 d

November
2015-July
2016

Shell Chemicals

Cracker

960

Singapore

Restart

May-June

PTT

Cracker

1 mil

Thailand

Restart

1m

July-August

PCS

Cracker

655

Singapore

Shutdown

45 d

Lotte Chemical Titan

Cracker

407

Malaysia

Shutdown

45 d

January-June

Versalis

LDPE

150

Italy

Force majeure

April-June

Ineos

HDPE

440

Belgium

Shutdown

May-June

Total Petrochemicals

HDPE

250

France

Force majeure/
Restart

NovemberDecember
December
2016January
2017
December
2016January
2017
Monomer

December
2016January
2017
EUROPE

France

Force majeure/
Restart

France

Force majeure/
Restart

230

France

Force majeure

LDPE

100

Russia

Shutdown

Polymir

LDPE

130

Belarus

Shutdown

August
2015-July
2016

Unipetrol

Ethylene

544

Shutdown/ Force
Czech Republic majeure

June

BP Refining and
Petrochemicals

Cracker

1 mil

Germany

Restart

3d

June-July
MIDDLE
EAST

BASF

Cracker

400

Germany

Shutdown

1m

May-June

Petro Rabigh

LLDPE

600

May-June

CarmelOlefins

LDPE

170

Q4 2016

Saudi Polymers

PE

May-June

Total Petrochemicals

LDPE

May-June

Total Petrochemicals

PE

May-June

Ineos

HDPE

June

Ufaorgsintez

June
Monomer

160

1.1 mil

Saudi Arabia

Israel

Saudi Arabia

12 d

Shutdown

Shutdown

35 d

Shutdown

60 d

Monomer

June-July

PetroRabigh

Cracker

1.6 mil

Q4 2016
AMERICAS

Saudi Polymers

Ethylene

1.6 mil

Dow Chemical

LDPE

90

May-June
Monomer

LyondellBasell

LLDPE

April-May

Ineos

April-June

October
2015-H2
2016

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

Shutdown

Shutdown

60 d

Argentina

Shutdown

650

USA

Force majeure

Ethylene

907

USA

Restart

PMV

Cracker

184

Mexico

Shutdown

April-June

Eastman Chemical

Ethylene

141

USA

Shutdown

60 d

April-Q3
2016

Westlake Chemical

Cracker

567

USA

Shutdown

80 d

April-Q3
2016

LyondellBasell

Cracker

1.1 mil

USA

Shutdown

May

Chevron Phillips
Chemical

Cracker

1 mil

USA

Restart

June

LyondellBasell

Ethylene

1.1 mil

USA

Shutdown

July
NEW
CAPACITIES

Dow Chemical

Cracker

1 mil

USA

Shutdown
delayed

Date

Company

Product

ASIA

Capacity
ktons/yr Location

Column1

50 d

1w

Column2

Reliance Industries
Ltd.

HDPE/LLDPE

700

India

Start up

Uz-Kor Gas Chemical

PE

387

Uzbekistan

Start up

Late 2016

Jiutai Energy

HDPE/
LLDPE

300

China

Start up

October
2015

Azerikimya Production
Union
PE

260

Azerbaijan

Start up

2016

Shurtan

PE

125

Uzbekistan

Expansion

Late 2016

Inner Mongolia
ChinaCoal Mengda
New Energy &
Chemical

PE

300

China

Start up

June 2016

Shenhua Xinjiang

PE

320

China

Start up

H2 2016

CNOCC Shell

HDPE

500

China

Start up

H2 2016

USI

LDPE

90

Taiwan

Start up

September
2016
Monomer

Jiangsu Sierbang

PE

300

China

Start up

2015

Indian Oil Corp

Ethylene

850

India

June 2015

Shandong Yangmei
Hengtong Chemical

Ethylene

135

China

Start up

October
2015

Azerikimya Production
Union
Ethylene

260

Azerbaijan

Start up

KPIC

Cracker

800

South Korea

Expansion

Prime Evolue
Singapore

LLDPE

300

Singapore

Start up

HDPE/LLDPE

220

India

Start up

Q1 2016
September
2015

April
2017
SOUTHEAST
ASIA
H1 2015

Brahmaputra Cracker

2016 and Polymer


H2 2015

ONGC Petro-Additions HDPE

340

India

Start up

H2 2015

ONGC Petro-Additions HDPE/LLDPE

720

India

Start up

H2 2016

TPC

150

Singapore

Start up

LDPE

TBD
Monomer

PTT

May 2016

ONGC Petro-Additions Cracker

SeptemberDecember
2015

Chandra Asri

Cracker

860

H2 2016
EUROPE

Reliance Industries

Cracker

3.3 mil

2014-2015

SIBUR

LDPE

December
2015

Kazanorgsintez

Q1 2016

LLDPE

300

Thailand

Start up

India

Start up delayed

Indonesia

Expansion

India

Expansion

270

Russia

Expansion

HDPE

240

Russia

Expansion

Slovnaft

LDPE

220

Slovakia

Start up

May 2016

Repsol

LLDPE/
HDPE

Spain

Start up

2016-2017

Rosneft

PE

250

Russia

Start up

2017

Gazprom

PE

400

Russia

Start up

2017

Nizhnekamskneftekhi
m
PE

600

Russia

Start up

1.1 mil

90 d

H2 2017
Monomer

Unipetrol

HDPE

300

Czech Republic Start up

2015

Ineos

Cracker

700

Norway

Expansion

2016-2017

Rosneft

Ethylene

450

Russia

Expansion

Q1 2017

Rosneft

Ethylene

1.4 mil

Russia

Start up

Polimir

Ethylene

200

Belarus

Debottleneck

Borouge

PE

540

UAE

On-spec
production

July 2016

Equate Petrochemical
Company
PE

1 mil

Kuwait

Expansion

December
2015-April
2016

Sadara Chemical

PE

Saudi Arabia

Start up

April 2016

Bakhtar
Petrochemical
Company

LLDPE/
HDPE

300

Iran

Start up

June 2016

Bakhtar
Petrochemical
Company

LDPE

300

Iran

Start up

End 2016

Petro Rabigh

LDPE

160

Saudi Arabia

Start up

MIDDLE
2018
August
EAST &
2014AFRICA
February
2015

1.1 mil

May 2016

ETHYDCO

2018

PE

400

Egypt

Start up

Oman Oil Refineries &


Petroleum (ORPIC)
HDPE/LDPE

300

Oman

Start up

2018
Monomer

Qapco

LDPE

430

Qatar

Start up

TBD

GE-Carbon Holdings

Cracker

1.36 mil Egypt

Planning

March 2016

ETHYDCO

Ethylene

460

April 2016

Petrorabigh

Cracker

2016

Sadara CC

Ethylene

H2 2017
AMERICAS
2016

Saudi Kayan

Ethylene

Formosa Plastics

LDPE

2016

ExxonMobil

PE

April 2016

Braskem/ Grupo Idesa HDPE

May 2016

Braskem/ Grupo Idesa LDPE

Egypt

Start up

1.6 mil

Saudi Arabia

Expansion

1.5 mil

Saudi Arabia

Start up

1.57 mil Saudi Arabia

Expansion

300

USA

Start up

1.3 mil

USA

Start up

750

Mexico

Start up

300

Mexico

Start up delayed

Q1 2017

Chevron Phillips
Chemical

PE

2017

Nova Chemicals

HDPE/
LLDPE

2017

Dow Chemical

PE

2018 Sasol
Monomer
June 2015

1 mil

USA

Start up

Canada

Startup

1.6 mil

USA

Start up

PE

900

USA

Start up

Williams Partners

Ethylene

884

USA

Expansion

2015-2016

Westlake

Ethylene

565

USA

Expansion

August 2015

LyondellBasell

Cracker

2.05 mil USA

Expansion

March 2016

Etileno XXI

Cracker

1 mil

Q3 2016

LyondellBasell

Cracker

1.1 mil

November
2015-Q1
2016

Braskem/ Grupo Idesa Cracker

2017

ExxonMobil

Cracker

Q1 2017

Formosa Plastics

Cracker

Q4 2016Q1 2017

Mexichem-OxyChem

Ethylene

544

USA

Start up

2016-2017

Dow Chemical

Cracker

World
scale

USA

Start up

2016-2017

Shell Chemical

Cracker

World
scale

USA

Start up

Mexico

Start Up

USA

Expansion

90 d

Mexico

Start up

1m

USA

Start up

1.75 mil USA

Start up

1 mil

1.5 mil

Q1 2017

Mexichem

Cracker

544

USA

Start up

2017

Dow Chemical

Cracker

1.5 mil

USA

Start up

H2 2017

Chevron Phillips
Chemical

Cracker

1.5 mil

USA

Start up

Cracker

1.5 mil

USA

Start up

USA

Start up

2018 Sasol
2018

Axiall/Lotte

Cracker

2018

Shell

Cracker

1.5 mil

USA

Start up

2018

Shintech

Ethylene

500

USA

Start up

2019

Total Petrochemicals
& Refining

Cracker

1 mil

USA

Start up

PLANT CLOSURES

Company

Plant Product

May 2015

Sumitomo Chemical

Cracker

415

Japan

Closure

February
EUROPE

Asahi Kasei

Cracker

470

Japan

Closure

2015

Repsol

HDPE

105

Spain

Closure

2016-2017
Monomer

Rosneft

LDPE

76

Russia

Closure

H2 2015

Total Petrochemicals

Cracker

330

France

Closure

Date

Capacity
ktons/yr Location

Column1

ASIA
Monomer

Notes:
(i) Under duration "d" denotes day, "w" denotes week, "m" denotes month.
(ii) Updates made during the current week are marked in red.
(iii) Where the plant is listed as Cracker, the capacity refers to Ethylene.

Column2

Notes
Planned maintenance shutdown
in April

The swing unit was shut for


maintenance on May 4

Company to restart Mizushima


and Kawasaki units in June after
turnaround

Entry Date

29/Dec/15

6/May/16

3/Jun/16

Company to shut one HDPE unit


and two LDPE units for
maintenance starting as of May 8.
The units will resume operations
on June 18-20

18/Mar/16

Company to shut Kashima unit for


turnaround in July

3/Jun/16

Planned turnaround between July


and August

29/Dec/15

Shutdown will start in July

29/Dec/15

The plant will undergo


maintenance as of July

29/Dec/15

The plant will be shut for


turnaround from July to
September

29/Dec/15

Company shut Chiba cracker for


turnaround on May 10 as
planned. Restart is slated for July
8

13/May/16

Kashima cracker was shut for


turnaround on May 9 as planned.
Restart is slated for early July

7/Jun/16

Osaka cracker will be shut for


turnaround on June 22. Restart is
slated for July 21

21/Jun/16

Planned maintenance shutdown


at Kawasaki between July and
September

22/Jan/16

No 2 cracker at Mailio will


undergo maintenance August 1 to
September 22

22/Jan/16

Company to shut Tianjin cracker


in early August for maintenance

10/Jun/16

Tokuyama cracker will be shut for


turnaround on September 10.
Restart is slated for late October

17/Jun/16

Ulsan cracker will be shut on


September 17

22/Jan/16

Company shut HDPE plant on


June 19 due to a feedstock
shortage

21/Jun/16

The unit at Pulau Bukom will be


shut between July 14 and August
20

19/Apr/16

Planned maintenance at Map Ta


Phut in November

20/May/16

Planned maintenance shutdown


at Pasir Gudang in December

31/May/16

Planned maintenance shutdown


at Pasir Gudang in December

31/May/16

The company reduced production


at Pulau Bukom cracker in the
week of November 23 due to
technical issues. Company
declared force majeure on
ethylene in early December. The
cracker will be restarted in H2
July

14/Jun/16

Map Ta Phut cracker was shut


expectedly on May 17. The
cracker will be restarted in midJune

14/Jun/16

No 2 cracker at Pulau Merbau will


be shut for maintenance on July
14

31/May/16

No 2 cracker at Pasir Gudang will


be shut from mid-December 2016
until late January 2017 for
planned maintenance

31/May/16

Company declared force majeure


on LDPE from Ragusa after a fire
on January 6. The force majeure
remains in place as of late May
and the cracker won't be
restarted before June

31/May/16

Planned maintenance at Lillo in


April and May

29/Jan/16

Company declared force majeure


on HDPE from Gonfreville due to a
strike in May. The polymer units
across France were restarted
while the FM remains in place,
according to reports on June 22

24/Jun/16

Company declared force majeure


on LDPE from Gonfreville due to a
strike in May. The polymer units
across France were restarted
while the FM remains in place,
according to reports on June 22

24/Jun/16

Following Gonfreville, the


company declared force majeure
on the output from all its polymer
sites in France, including Carling
and Lavera. The polymer units
across France were restarted
while the FM remains in place,
according to reports on June 22

24/Jun/16

Company declared force majeure


on HDPE from Lavera in late May

27/May/16

Company shut LDPE plant for


turnaround on June 2

3/Jun/16

Company shut PE unit after a fire


on June 18

21/Jun/16

The company shut all of its


petrochemical units at its
Chempark Zaluzi site in Litvoniv,
Czech Republic due to a fire on
August 13. The company
declared force majeure at the site
afterwards. Restart is slated for
July

29/Jan/16

Two crackers at Gelsenkirchen


were shut on June 7 following a
lightning strike. The crackers
were in restart phase as of June
10

14/Jun/16

Company shut Ludwigshafen


cracker for maintenance on June
2. The cracker is expected to
remain offline until July

The Rabigh complex was shut


due to a power outage on May
19. The LLDPE unit at the site was
yet to resume operations as of
May 26

3/Jun/16

27/May/16

Company to shut LDPE plant at


Haifa for turnaround on May 1

29/Apr/16

Company to shut HDPE blow


moulding plant for maintenance
in Q4, 2016

23/Feb/16

Company shut cracker


unexpectedly on June 22 due to a
technical issue

24/Jun/16

Company to shut Al-Jubail


complex for maintenance in Q4,
2016

23/Feb/16

Company shut LDPE plant in


Bahia Blanca on October 9 after
an explosion. The unit will be
restarted in H2 2016

11/Mar/16

Company declared force majeure


on LLDPE from Texas and Illinois,
according to reports on May 18

20/May/16

No 1 ethylene unit at Alvin,Texas


was in restart phase as of May 31
after being shut for maintenance
in early April

3/Jun/16

Company shut its cracker at


Veracruz after explosion at
Pajaritos complex, according to
reports on April 21. The cracker is
still offline as of early May

3/May/16

Company to shut No 3 cracker at


Longview, Texas for turnaround
on April 18

15/Apr/16

Petro-1 cracker at Lake Charles,


Louisiana was shut for turnaround
on April 19. The cracker will be
restarted in Q3, 2016

21/Jun/16

Corpus Christi cracker at Texas


was shut for expansion in midApril. The cracker will be
restarted in Q3

22/Apr/16

Company shut No 33 unit at Old


Ocean, Texas after a power
outage on May 21. The unit was
restarted in late May

3/Jun/16

Company shut cracker at La


Porte, Texas on June 3 due to a
power outage

7/Jun/16

Company delayed a planned


turnaround at its Freeport cracker
from May 21 to July

Notes

27/May/16

Entry Date

Company to start up new ethanebased PE plant at Jamnagar in Q1


2016

1/18/2015

Company to start up new PE plant


in September

14/Mar/15

Company to start up a new swing


PE plant in late 2016

20/May/16

Company started up new PE plant


in Sumgait, Baku, according to
local media reports on October 26

27/Oct/15

Company is mulling over doubling


PE capacity by 2016

14/Mar/15

Start up is slated for late 2016

20/May/16

The plant is scheduled to come


online in June 2016

26/Apr/16

New plant will come online in H2


2016

20/May/16

New capacity will come online in


H2 2016

20/May/16

Company to commission new


plant in September 2016

26/Apr/16

Study is underway.

15/Feb/13

3/Jul/15
Company started up new
ethylene unit in Sumgait, Baku,
according to local media reports
on October 26

27/Oct/15

Company to raise the capacity of


Onsan cracker from 470,000 t/y
to 800,000 t/y in April 2017

17/Jun/16

23/Feb/13
Company to start up LLDPE/HDPE
swing plant at Assam in 2016

26/Apr/16

Company to start up PE plants


after achieving commercial runs
at cracker

1/Feb/15

Company to start up PE plants


after achieving commercial runs
at cracker

1/Feb/15

Company to start up new LDPE


plant in H2 2016

20/May/16

Company is planning to build a


new mLLDPE plant in Map Ta
Phut. The project is under
discussion and it will be
confirmed within June 2015

Start up of Dahej cracker was


delayed from H1 May to end May

2/Apr/15

17/May/16

Cilegon cracker's ethylene


capacity would be raised from
600,000 t/y to 860,000 t/y by
December 2015. The new
capacity will come online on
December 14

4/Dec/15

Company to complete expansion


at Jamnagar in H2, 2016. The
crackers ethylene capacity will
be doubled to 3.3 mil

6/Oct/15

The company will conduct an


expansion project at its
subsidiary Tomskneftekhims
LDPE plant between 2014 and
2015. The plant's capacity will be
raised by 10.5% to 270,000 t/y

8/Jul/14

Company raised HDPE pipe


capacity from 160,000 t/y to
240,000 t/y after completing
expansion project on December
11

18/Dec/15

Company raised LDPE capacity at


Bratislava by 40,000 t/y,
according to reports in late
February. Start up was expected
to take place within Q1 2016

26/Feb/16

Company started up a new


mLLDPE/HDPE swing plant at
Tarragona, market sources
reported on May 27

27/May/16

Company to build an HDPE/LLDPE


swing plant with a capacity of
350,000 tons/year. Around 20% of
the total capacity will be used for
LLDPE production while the
remainder will be slated for HDPE

25/Nov/12

Company to start up new PE plant


at the Novy Urengoy complex
with a one year delay in 2017

14/Mar/15

Company to commission a PE
pyrolysis unit by 2017

14/Mar/15

Company to start up new HDPE


plant in Litvinov in H2 2017

1/Mar/15

The Rafnes cracker's production


capacity is planned to be boosted
to more than 700,000 tons from
560,000 tons to accommodate
ethane supply from the US

1/Oct/12

Company to increase ethylene


capacity from 200,000 t/y to
450.000 t/y in Angarsk.

Construction of a petrochemical
complex, requiring 3.4 million
mt/year of feedstocks including
ethylene, PP, PE, MEG and other
products started in 2012
Company to add a new ethylenepropylene unit to its facility to
increase its cracker capacity.

25/Nov/12

1/Apr/12

13/Oct/12

17/Jan/15

Company to raise PE capacity


from 825,000 t/y to 1 million by
mid-2016. The new capacity will
come online in July 2016

14/Jun/16

Company started up a new LLDPE


plant at its Jubail complex on
December 7. A 2nd LLDPE unit
came online in late April, 2016

29/Apr/16

Company started commercial


runs at its new LLDPE/HDPE
swing plant in late April 2016

29/Apr/16

New LDPE unit at Sanandaj will


come online in June 2016

29/Apr/16

Company to start up new


LDPE/EVA swing plant in end
2016

26/Apr/16

The new plant at Alexandria will


have two lines each with a
capacity of 200,000 tons/year.
One line will produce HDPE
grades and the other one will be
an HDPE/LLDPE swing line.The
company is targeting to reach onspec PE production by end-May. If
they fail to do so, the start up will
take place following the Ramadan
holiday

13/May/16

New plant planned in Sohar,


Oman using LyondellBasell
technology

12/Aug/14

Ras Laffan complex is expected


to be completed by 2018.

2/Feb/12

Companies inked a $500 million


deal to build Egypt's largest
petrochemical plant in Ain
Sokhna

21/Oct/13

Company confirmed reaching onspec ethylene output in midMarch as scheduled

13/May/16

Company resumed operations at


its expanded ethane cracker,
according to reports on April 21

22/Apr/16

Sadara complex is expected to be


started up by 2016. According to
reports, 75% of the complex is
completed

1/Dec/14

Company to expand ethylene


capacity at Jubail by 93,000
tons/year in H2 2017

16/Feb/16

1/Jan/12
Two new PE plants to be built in
Mont Belvieu with 650,000 t/y
capacity each. The possible start
up date pronounced as 2016.

1/Jan/13

The 1st HDPE line at the Etileno


XXI complex came online on April
6 and the 2nd line was started up
on April 29

3/May/16

Company would start up LDPE


plant at the Etileno XXI complex
on May 15. Start up was delayed
due to an ethane shortage

31/May/16

New complex planned at Cedar


Bayou, TX

1/Jan/12

Company will build 1 HDPE/LLDPE


plant and 1 LLDPE plant

1/Jan/12

Companys new PE expansion at


Freeport, Texas will come online
in mid-2017. The expansion is
expected to add over 1 million t/y
LDPE and LLDPE on top of the
companys current PE capacity of
640,000 t/y

24/May/16

Company expects to start up new


LDPE and LLDPE units at Lake
Charles, Louisiana in 2018

15/Mar/16

28/Mar/15
Ethylene expansion is planned to
be completed in 2015 or 2016.

1/Dec/14

Companys 56,500 tons/year


ethylene expansion at
Channelview, Texas came online
on August 27,28.

1/Sep/15

The cracker is expected to reach


on-spec output on March 27

25/Mar/16

Ethylene capacity at Corpus


Christi, TX will be increased by
350,000 tons/year in Q3 2016

22/Apr/16

Steam cracker at the Etileno XXI


complex would be started up in
November 2015, but the start up
was delayed to end December
2015. The cracker is on track to
come online in Q1 2016

23/Feb/16

Ethylene cracker in Baytown is


expected to start up in 2017

30/Sep/14

New cracker at Point Comfort, TX


is set to come online in Q1, 2017

30/Sep/14

The JV cracker is expected to be


commissioned in Q4 2016 and
reach commercial runs in early
2017

29/Apr/16

Company plans expansions and 1


new cracker to increase capacity
by 2.3 mil tons/yr by 2017

1/Jan/12

Company is assessing where to


locate a new complex using
Marcellus Shale

1/Jan/12

New cracker at Ingleside, Texas is


expected to come online in Q1
2017

26/Feb/16

New cracker in Freeport, Texas is


50% complete and start up slated
for mid 2017

29/Apr/16

New ethane cracker at its Cedar


Bayou complex in Texas.

30/Sep/14

Company expects to start up new


cracker at Lake Charles, Louisiana
in 2018

15/Mar/16

New cracker in Louisiana

30/Sep/14

Company is planning to start up


new cracker in Monaca,
Pennsylvania in 2018

30/Sep/14

Company to complete
construction of new ethylene
plant in Plaquemine, Louisiana in
2018

24/Mar/15

Company will start front-end


engineering and design work for
a 2nd steam cracker in Port
Arthur, Texas, according to
reports on September 23, 2015.
Start up is slated for 2019

25/Sep/15

Notes

Entry Date

Chiba cracker was permanently


shut on May 11 as planned

12/Apr/15

Company brought forward the


closure of Mizushima cracker
from March 2016 to February
2016. The cracker was
permanently shut on February 15
as planned

16/Feb/16

Company to halt HDPE production


at Puertollano due to lack of
profitability

3/Sep/13

Company may shut the plant


permanently.

Company to shutter loss making


Carling cracker in H2 2015

25/Dec/12

5/Jul/13