Mitsui Chemicals sees minor '11 cracker maintenance

TOKYO, Nov 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Mitsui Chemicals Inc will shut one of its two naphtha crackers in 2011 for minor maintenance, an industry source familiar with the matter said on Friday. The following list details the maintenance schedule for next year for the firm's naphtha crackers in Japan. (Ethylene making capacity in '000 tonnes per year) Company/Location Capacity Maintenance schedule ------------------------------------------------------------ Mitsui Chemicals Ichihara (Chiba) 553 Around July (Duration undecided) Osaka 455 None (Reporting by Osamu Tsukimori; Editing by Chris Gallagher) (( ; +813 6441 1857; Reuters Messaging: Keywords: NAPHTHA JAPAN/MITSUI CHEM (If you have a query or comment on this story, send an email to COPYRIGHT Copyright Thomson Reuters 2010. All rights reserved.

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