24 September 2012 08:56 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Wacker Chemie is building a new 40,000 tonne/year vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) copolymer dispersions plant at ?xml:namespace>
The new plant, in which the company will invest around €10m ($8m), will almost double Wacker Chemie’s VAE dispersion capacity at Ulsan when the unit starts up in January next year, Wacker Chemie said in a statement.
The new plant is aimed at meeting fast-growing demand in high-quality VAE dispersions, especially from southeast Asia, it said.
Output from the new plant has applications in the paints and coatings, construction, nonwoven, paper and carpet industries, according to the Wacker Chemie.
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