U.S. Zinc set for phase two at Chinese zinc oxide plant

Zimmerman, Susan
January 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;1/28/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p18
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the expansion plans of U.S. Zinc Corp. regarding its new facility in China. It states that the company plans to expand its China facility by building a second phase, which will produce an additional 18,000 metric tons per year. The existing plant meets the demands of growing markets in Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. The China facility recycles secondary zinc materials generated in the steel-galvanizing process and produces zinc oxide from virgin zinc.


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