Celanese to Expand Engineered Materials Compounding Capacity at Three Asia Manufacturing Plants
Wed, 24 Mar 2021
Demand growth will outpace current capacity for compounded polymers
To support the significant business growth expected,
Nanjing, China Compounding and LFT Expansion: the intended scope of this project adds approximately 52KT of compounding and long-fiber thermoplastics (LFT) capacity at the company’s Nanjingintegrated chemical complex by the second half of 2023.
Suzhou, ChinaNylon Expansion: the intended scope of this project adds approximately 7KT of nylon compounding capacity at the company’s Suzhoufacility by the second quarter of 2022.
India Compounding Expansion: the intended scope of this project adds approximately 7KT of annual compounding capacity at the company’s Silvassa,
Indiafacility by the first quarter of 2022.
“By continuing to increase our
Financial details of these engineered materials compounding expansions are not being disclosed at this time. Additional project details will be announced as further developments are available.
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