Belgium's Solvay to build $22m ECH plant in Taixing, China

04 May 2012 09:40  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Belgian producer Solvay Group plans to invest yuan (CNY) 136m ($22m) to build a 100,000 tonne/year epichlorohydrin (ECH) plant at Taixing in eastern China, a source close to the company said on Friday.

The plant will be operated by the Belgian firm's wholly-owned subsidiary - Solvay Bio-Chemistry (Taixing) Co, the source said, without disclosing details on when construction will start.

The proposed Taixing ECH plant is expected to generate annual sales of CNY1.8bn, the source said.

($1 = CNY6.30)

By: Dolly Wu
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