Ciba set for expansion

Hui, Cheok Soh
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Ciba Specialty Chemicals to look to Asia to expand its business, following divestments in 2006. According to Ciba's chief operating officer Brendan Cummins, of the 300 million Swiss francs it sets aside annually for new capacity, a disproportionate amount will go to Asia. Ciba embarked on a restructuring programme that included the sale of its textile effects and masterbatch businesses.


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