Taiwan's Ming Dih to expand Thailand EPS capacity in Q2 2013

11 October 2012 09:20  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Taiwan’s Ming Dih Group plans to increase the capacity of its expandable polystyrene (EPS) facility in Thailand in the second quarter of next year, a company source said on Thursday.

The unit, located in Bangkok, currently has a capacity of 30,000 tonnes/year.

“The unit will be expanded by 10,000 tonnes, bringing its total capacity to 40,000 tonne/year,” the source said.

The company also operates a 180,000 tonne/year EPS plant in Taiwan and a 100,000 tonne/year unit in southern China.

($1 = €0.78)

By: Clive Ong
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