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Akzo Nobel Opens Coatings Plant in Russia

2:41 PM MDT | July 18, 2007 | Michelle Bryner

Akzo Nobel says it has opened a €13-million ($17.6 million) powder coating facility at Orekhovo-Zuevo, Russia with two production lines onstream and an additional two lines scheduled for operation by mid-2008. The investment is part of Akzo’s plan to focus capital investments in chemicals and coatings in emerging markets including Brazil, China, India, and Russia, Akzo says. “We realized some time ago that local production was necessary in order to supply the service expected by our customers, and to keep up with rapidly growing demand,”...

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