AFPM ’13: Negromex sees NBR, SBR China plants on line in 2014

25 March 2013 16:20  [Source: ICIS news]

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ICIS)--Mexican producer Negromex (INSA) said on Monday it plans to have two new rubber-making facilities in China up and running in 2014.

Speaking on the sidelines of the International Petrochemical Conference (IPC), a company source said its proposed acrylonitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) plant near Nanjing will start producing about 30,000 tonnes/year by the first quarter of 2014.

A second facility near Panjing, which will produce about 100,000 tonnes/year of styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), will be operational in the second half of 2014, the source said.

Hosted by the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM), the IPC continues through Tuesday.

By: Mark Yost
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