Chinaplas 2014: Jinhui to sell bio PABT to foreign markets
Industry players have one ultimate goal, which is to expand to the world market. With this in mind, global machinery player Davis-Standard is harnessing efforts on its “The Global Advantage™” philosophy. Over the last few years, the firm has centred on its globalisation and...
Indorama expands to Turkey with purchase of SASA
Thailand-headquartered Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) is taking up a 51% stake in Turkish PET producer SASA Polyester Sanayi through its wholly-owned subsidiary Indorama Netherlands (IBV) from Hacı Ömer Sabancı Holding. SASA is a...
Colloids to set up first plant outside UK, in China
UK-headquartered Colloids is setting up a new masterbatch manufacturing plant in Changshu, China, with an initial investment of US$6 million. With a built up area of 3,700 sq m, the plant is scheduled to start operations in the third quarter of 2014. It...
Lotte to start up 200 kt PET plant in the UK with new pelletiser
Nearing completion at South Korean Lotte Chemical UK’s Wilton site is a 200,000-tonne PET resin plant that includes a 25-tonne/hour filtration and pelletising system now being commissioned by Nordson BKG. The new plant, adjacent to Lotte’s existing PET facility...
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Davis-Standard will showcase the new dsX medical tubing line at Chinaplas. With over ten extrusion/converting product lines in its portfolio, the firm supports applications in the packaging, automotive, medical, construction, technical and speciality sectors