IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North America :: U.S.

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.

Username:
Password:

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