12 June 2009 12:07 [Source: ICIS news]
PRAGUE (ICIS news)--Poland's Zaklady Azotowe Tarnow (ZAT) is resisting domestic pressure to switch its intended location for a polyoxymethylene (POM) plant from the Middle East to Poland, a source at the company said on Friday.
Some members of the Polish Chamber of the Chemical Industry (PIPC) were calling on ZAT CEO Jerzy Marciniak to change the company’s plans, a source from ZAT investor relations said.
“Mr Marciniak pointed out that the cheaper electricity and raw materials available in the ?xml:namespace>
“Of course a company like ZAT regrets the loss of jobs in
ZAT is exploring the construction of an 80,000 tonne/year POM plant in the
The company's existing POM unit in
To discuss issues facing the chemical industry go to ICIS connect
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index|
Asian Chemical Connections