Moscow plant gives Akzo coatings clout

Bains, Elizabeth
July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 74, p52
Trade Publication
The article reports that Akzo Nobel Coatings Inc. has opened its first powder coatings production plant in Russia. According to Akzo Nobel's chief executive Hans Wijers, two-thirds of the site remains free for future development. It is stated that the new facility gives Akzo a vital foothold in the central and east European market for industrial coatings, of which Russia has a 46% share.


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