TITLE

Carbon black production to end at Evonik facility

AUTHOR(S)
McNulty, Mike
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;9/8/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Evonik Degussa Corp. will close the carbon black production portion of its Aransas Pass, Texas, facility at the end of 2008. The company has planned to make investments in other North American plants as part of a restructuring program. The restructuring investments will increase the firm's manufacturing efficiencies and enable the company to better meet customers' needs despite volatile raw material and energy costs, according to a company spokesman.
ACCESSION #
34768510

 

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