By Liz White, ERJ staff
Arnhem, the Netherlands-Akzo Nobel is expanding its polysulphide and paper chemicals activities in China, investing about Euro 15 million in two new production facilities.
The group is building a polysulphides plant in Taixing, and a paper chemicals site in Guangzhou.
Akzo Nobel “already commands a strong position in the global polysulphides market,” pointed out a statement from the group. “The new plant-to be built at the company’s existing Functional Chemicals site in Taixing-will have annual capacity of 10 000 tonnes.