Henkel opens adhesives factory in Shanghai, China

Henkel opens adhesives factory in Shanghai, China

12:04 PM, 19th September 2013
Henkel opens adhesives factory in Shanghai, China

SHANGHAI, CHINA: Henkel has inaugurated the world’s largest adhesives factory in Shanghai, China. With this new production facility, Henkel will expand the production capacity in a major emerging market and will deliver its innovative adhesive technologies more quickly to the growing number of customers based in China and the Asian region.

The new factory, which is also known as the “Dragon Plant” at Henkel, comprises 150,000 square metre of space and is now the central production site for industrial adhesives in China and the Asia-Pacific region. Customers being served by the new adhesives plant include enterprises in the automotive industry and various consumer goods sectors. The annual capacity is expected to be 428,000 metric tonne of adhesives.

“This new adhesives factory will contribute significantly to the achievement of our strategy 2016: It will enable our Adhesives business to expand and leverage its global reach, and win market share in emerging markets,” said Kasper Rorsted, Chairman, Henkel Group.

© Worldofchemicals News 

0 Comments

Login

Your Comments (Up to 2000 characters)
Please respect our community and the integrity of its participants. WOC reserves the right to moderate and approve your comment.

Related News


UOP to provide C4 Oleflex process technology to Chinese firm

DES PLAINES, US: UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, has been selected to produce key ingredients for fuels and synthetic rubber in China. China’s Pan ...

Read more
Novozymes, Raizen collaborate for cellulosic ethanol in Brazil

BAGSVAERD, DENMARK: Novozymes has entered into a collaboration agreement with Brazil’s largest sugarcane crusher, Raizen Energia S/A. Novozymes ...

Read more
BASF opens concrete admixtures facility in Kazan, Russia

LUDWIGSHAFEN, GERMANY: BASF opened a new production plant for concrete admixtures in Kazan, Russia. Along with the facility inaugurated in Podolsk nea ...

Read more
Toyo bags contract to increase capacity of naphtha cracker in Indonesia

TOKYO, JAPAN: Toyo Engineering Corporation has been awarded a contract from PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk Indonesia to expand the capacity of an e ...

Read more
Airgas, Fox River Valley Ethanol sign liquid carbon dioxide supply agreement

RADNOR, US: Airgas Carbonic, subsidiary of Airgas, has signed a long-term agreement for the supply of liquid carbon dioxide (CO2) from Fox River Valle ...

Read more
IMCD acquires Australian distributor, Network Nutrition

ROTTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS: IMCD Group BV announced that Network Nutrition, a Sydney headquartered leading distributor of botanical, nutritional and p ...

Read more
www.worldofchemicals.com uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X