Leverkusen, Germany – As part of its digitalisation strategy, leading German speciality chemicals supplier Covestro AG has started cooperation with Chinese internet giant Alibaba.
The company announced 23 April that it is now offering its polymer materials in a flagship store on 1688.com, an online platform of Alibaba.
The link covestrochina.1688.com will offer high-tech material polycarbonate as well as pre-products for polyurethane foams, coatings and adhesives.
The platform is the biggest online business-to-business marketplace in China.
The Chinese economy, said the Leverkusen-based materials supplier, has shown “tremendous progress” in…