07 March 2013 15:56 [Source: ICIS news]
Albemarle announced the expansion in March 2011, saying at the time that capacity at Safi was around 50,000-60,000 tonnes/year.
The second phase is scheduled for commissioning in May 2013,
“This investment further strengthens JBC’s position as the world's low-cost bromine producer and allows [Albemarle] to continue providing our customers around the world with quality products that drive value in their processes," said Albemarle CEO Luke Kissam.
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