Victrex opens PEEK polymer plant in UK

October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/15/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 14, p34
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs related to the chemical industry. Thermoplastics producer Victrex has opened a 1,450 tonne/year polyetheretherketone polymer plant in Thornton Cleveleys in Lancashire, England. William Poole, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Missouri, said that the U.S. home-construction market will remain weak for several more quarters. Shalimar Paints plans to invest about $5m-$8m to enhance its integrated paints capacity by 12,000 tonnes/year.


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