Century Enka has decided to take a shutdown of its Continuous Polymerisation Unit - Polyester (CPU-Polyester) producing Chips and Polyester POY at Bharuch site for preventive maintenance and the process of shutting down of operations has been started with effect from November 12, 2013 and it is expected to be completed in 4 - 5 weeks.
The company takes a shutdown at an interval of 3 - 4 years for preventive maintenance. The last such shutdown was taken in September 2009.
Century Enka manufactures nylon and other man-made fibres and fabrics. The company produces jumbo beams, specialty yarns, industrial/fiber grade chips, industrial yarns and tyre-cord fabrics.