India’s Supreme considers EPS expansion in 2015

15 January 2014 08:04 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--India’s Supreme Petrochem is considering to expand its expandable polystyrene (EPS) output in 2015, a company source said on Wednesday.

The company currently produces EPS in Mumbai and Chennai with an annual output of around 80,000 tonnes.

“The expansion is dependent on domestic demand growth in India and will lift the total EPS output to around 100,000 tonnes a year”, the source added.

Supreme Petrochem is India’s largest polystyrene (PS) producer with an annual output of 272,000 tonnes.

The other PS/EPS producer in the country is LG Polymer India.

By Clive Ong