Asahi Kasei expand HDI polyisocyanate capacity in China

Asahi Kasei to expand HDI polyisocyanate capacity in China

5:54 AM, 12th April 2013
Asahi Kasei to expand HDI polyisocyanate capacity in China

TOKYO, JAPAN: Asahi Kasei Chemicals will expand production capacity at its plant in China for Duranate hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI)-based polyisocyanate, a hardener for non-yellowing polyurethane automotive coatings and many other applications. Asahi Kasei Chemicals is principally focused on the Asian market for HDI polyisocyanate, with Duranate plants in Hyuga, Miyazaki, Japan, and Nantong, Jiangsu, China. The expansion of the plant in China will reinforce the company’s leading position in Asia while enabling further expansion of supply to other markets throughout the world.

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