Lanxess Investing €235 million ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) plant

Lanxess invests €235 million in EPDM facility in China

7:17 AM, 25th September 2013
Lanxess Investment News

COLOGNE, GERMANY/GELEEN, THE NETHERLANDS/SHANGHAI, CHINA: Lanxess is progressing the construction of its world-scale ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) plant in Changzhou, China. The German specialty chemicals company is investing €235 million in the plant - the largest investment the company has made in China to date. Some 45 per cent of the investment total will be spent by the end of 2013.

The plant will have a capacity of 160,000 metric tonne per year and the investment will create up to 200 new jobs. The construction is expected to be completed by end of 2014. Lanxess will use Keltan ACE technology to enable sustainable production at its new plant.


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