Kumho Petrochemical begins $40 million project

August 2007
Rubber & Plastics News;8/20/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports that Kumho Petrochemical Co. Ltd. established a 700,000-sq.-ft. SB-latex factory in Rizhao, the firm's third production base in China. The project will cost $40 million, half from Kumho Petrochemical and the rest from Shandong Jinma Industrial Group, a Rizhao, China,-based private company that operates in the petrochemical industry.


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