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Tosoh to Build Second PVC Plant in China

3:02 AM MST | December 29, 2009 | Natasha Alperowicz

Tosoh Corporation has announced plans to invest Y10 billion ($109 million) in a new polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant in China, the company's second such unit in the country. The unit will be located at Guangzhou and will be operated by Tosoh (Guangzhou) Chemical Industries. Tosoh says it is in talks with the Chinese authorities on the project, which is expected to be designed to produce 300,000 m.t./year of PVC. Tosoh (Guangzhou) Chemical Industries completed its first PVC plant at the site in 2007. It has capacity for 220,000...

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