Lanxess to make resins and rubber investment in Asia
- Lanxess Eyes Sites For Rubber Project. Ramesh, Deepti // Chemical Week;7/4/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 23, p18
The article reports that Lanxess considers three possible sites in Southeast Asia for a project to build a butyl rubber manufacturing plant. These are Singapore, Kuantan, Malaysia, and Map Ta Phut, Thailand. The possible investment in Southeast Asia would serve mainly the tire manufacturing...
- Lanxess still has to drive hard. Davis, Nigel; Chang, Joseph // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;3/26/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 12, p21
The article reports on the 3% decline in shares of Lanxess in March 2007 after the release of its fourth-quarter and full-year results which included sharp increases in profits but lower sales. The company is forecasting moderate sales growth for 2007. Its capital expenditure is projected to...
- LANXESS Opens Butyl Rubber Plant in Singapore. // China Chemical Reporter;6/21/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p14
The article reports that specialty chemicals company Lanxess AG has opened a butyl rubber plant on the Jurong Island, Singapore. It states that the company has invested around 400 million euros in the plant which has the capacity of 100 000 metric tons and will create 160 qualified jobs. Axel C....
- Lanxess moves technology center. // Rubber & Plastics News;8/8/2005, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p11
The article reports that Lanxess AG has opened a $6 million technology center in Shanghai, China for its Technical Rubber Products Business Unit. Lanxess Chairman Axel Heitmann said that the investment, and the group's transfer of its rubber technology center from Singapore to Shanghai, will...
- Paving Asia's rubber road. Guzman, Doris De // ICIS Chemical Business;3/31/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 13, p16
The article informs that Lanxess AG, a specialty chemical group in Germany, is continuing its rubber expansion course in Asia, with a â‚¬400m butyl rubber plant to be built in Singapore. Axel Heitmann, chairman of the company, expects Asia's automotive tire market to absorb more than 50% of...
- Heitmann to lead Lanxess for another five years. // European Rubber Journal;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 193 Issue 5, p0017
The article announces the appointment of Dr. Axel Heitmann as chairman of Lanxess AG for another five years starting July 1, 2012.
- LANXESS Appoints Heitmaim as Chairman for Five More Years. // Wire & Cable Technology International;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p32
The article announces that doctor Axel C. Heitmann was appointed chairman of the board of management at Lanxess AG.
- LANXESS enabled by financial discipline. CHANG, JOSEPH // ICIS Chemical Business;9/24/2012, Vol. 282 Issue 8, p5
The author discusses profit targets announced by the chemicals company LANXESS at a Media Day event in New York City on September 20, 2012, focusing on financial discipline and investments in polyamide and synthetic rubber production emphasized by chief executive officer (CEO) Axel Heitmann.
- Lanxess chief executive Heitmann to step down, former CFO Zachert named next CEO. RAMESH, DEEPTI // Chemical Week;2/3/2014, Vol. 176 Issue 4, p7
The article reports that chief executive officer (CEO) of specialty chemicals group Lanxess, Axel Heitmann, is resigning, effective February 28, 2014, and will be replaced by chief financial officer (CFO) at pharmaceutical company Merck KGaA, Matthias Zachert, effective May 15, 2014.