TCI buys Solvin German plants and will move them to Egypt

Jagger, Anna
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p38
Trade Publication
The article reports on the purchase of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plants from Solvin by Egypt's Trust Chemical Industries (TCI) for relocation from Germany to Egypt. Solvin closed the plants in January 2006, and appointed Industrial Asset Management to locate a buyer for them. TCI will relocate the PVC plant and VCM unit to Port Said, which specializes in the sale of complete chemicals manufacturing facilities. VCM capacity could be raised to about 400,000 tonnes/year.


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