TITLE

Akzo Nobel to build chlorate in Brazil

AUTHOR(S)
Kapoor, Aarti; Chang, Joseph
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business Americas;5/28/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 21, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on an agreement signed by pulp and paper chemical business Eka Chemicals in 2007 to supply, store and handle all chemicals for a greenfield pulp mill in Brazil. The company will invest $67 million in the Hirozonte project at Tres Lagoas. The investment also includes the expansion of a site at Jundiai, Sau Paulo. According to Akzo Nobel NV board member Leif Darner, the agreement emphasizes their commitment to expand their activities.
ACCESSION #
25887931

 

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