TITLE

Pressure forces Ticona to stay local

AUTHOR(S)
Jagger, Anna
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24889280

 

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