IHS Chemical Week

People & Business :: Companies

Bayer to Idle MDI Plant in Germany Due to Poor Demand

7:16 AM MDT | March 10, 2009 | Natasha Alperowicz

Bayer Material Science (BMS) says it intends to close for an indefinite period its methylene di-para-phenylene isocyanate (MDI) plant at Brunsbuettel, Germany from April 1 because of poor demand. The move will help to adjust BMS's global manufacturing output to meet the needs of the market, the company says. The plant has capacity to produce 160,000 m.t./year of MDI, accounting for about 15% of BMS's global total. The company says it expects to meet its European, Mideast, and African customers' MDI demand from plants at Uerdingen, Germany and Tarragona, Spain...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

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 © 2012 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