IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: China

Shin-Etsu to Build Plant in China to Manufacture Magnet Alloys for Rare Earth Magnets

3:45 AM MDT | March 22, 2012 | Deepti Ramesh

Shin-Etsu Chemical says it has established a wholly owned subsidiary called Shin-Etsu Changting Technology Co. (Longyan, China) to manufacture magnet alloys, an intermediate material for rare earth magnets. The company will invest ¥1.5 billion ($18 million), and the plant will have a production capacity of 3,000 m.t./year. The plant, which will be located in the Longyan Rare Earth Industrial Park, is scheduled to begin operations in January 2013. Rare earth magnets are used in various applications such as hybrid cars, energy-saving air conditioners, and hard...

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 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 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

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


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