Lanxess scouts butyl rubber locations

Baker, John
July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 73, p40
Trade Publication
The article reports that Lanxess Corp. is planning to build a 400 million butyl rubber facility in Asia for a 2010 start-up. The company may build the plant either in Singapore or in Malaysia. Lanxess chairman Axel Heitmann says that the new establishment will be the largest investment in the history of our company. In recent months, the company has analyzed sites across Asia to assess their feasibility.


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