IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Projects

Lanxess Builds Nylon Plastics Plant at Antwerp

4:45 AM MDT | May 31, 2012 | Sotirios Frantzanas

Lanxess has announced an investment of €75 million ($93 million) for the construction of a plant to make nylon engineering plastics at the company's Antwerp complex. The new facility will have a production capacity of 90,000 m.t./year, and is scheduled to begin operations in the first quarter of 2014, the company says. The new high-tech plastics plant will make Antwerp the hub of Lanxess's global nylon business, because it will be built next to the company's caprolactam facility. The project is expected to enable Lanxess to "supply our global network of...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


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