TITLE

Plastic Omnium will go to China

AUTHOR(S)
de Saint-Seine, Sylviane
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Automotive News Europe;5/1/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of French company Plastic Omnium to open factories in China as of May 2006. Inergy, a Plastic Omnium joint venture with Belgian chemicals group Solvay, will open a manufacturing facility in Wuhan. Plastic Omnium will increase its stake in the automotive plastics company Inoplast. Automakers are increasingly relying upon plastic and composite materials instead of steel parts in cars to reduce weight.
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20819759

 

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