IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Projects

Kuraray to Expand EVOH Resin Capacity in U.S.

12:14 AM MDT | November 1, 2011 | Deepti Ramesh

Kuraray says its Kuraray America (Houston, TX) subsidiary will invest ¥4 billion ($51 million) to expand production capacity for ethylene vinyl alcohol (EVOH) resin, sold under the brand name Eval, at its facility at Pasadena, TX.  Capacity will be increased by 12,000 m.t./year to meet rising demand, and the expanded facilities will become operational in January 2014. The Pasadena plant currently has a production capacity of 35,000 m.t./year, and it will increase to 47,000 m.t./year, following the completion of the expansion. Kuraray also has 24,000...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa