IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North Asia :: Japan

DIC to Expand PPS Capacity

12:22 AM MDT | October 6, 2011 | Deepti Ramesh

DIC Corp. (Tokyo) says it will invest about ¥8 billion ($104 million) to build a new polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) polymer production line at its DIC EP (Sodegaura, Japan) subsidiary’s production site at Kashima, Japan. The new line will have a production capacity of 5,500 m.t./year, increasing DIC’s global PPS polymer capacity to 19,000 m.t./year. The new production line is expected to be completed in May 2013. PPS polymer is generally reinforced with glass fiber or inorganic fillers and supplied in the form of PPS compounds, which are used...

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