Pressure forces Ticona to stay local

Jagger, Anna
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports that Ticona has decided to relocate its engineering polymers facilities in Kelsterbach, Germany, to nearby Wiesbaden or Hoechst, both in the Rhine-Main area. The company agreed in 2006 to move production of Hostaform polyacetal copolymer (POM) and Celstran long fibre reinforced thermoplastics (LFRT) to make way for a new runway at Frankfurt airport in Germany. Ticona plans to reach full production at the new site in mid-2010.


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