Dusseldorf, Germany — Chemical additives and PU producer Songwon revealed its plans to double its thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) to 10kT at the K2016 fair in Dusseldorf.
Philippe Schlaepfer, executive vp performance chemicals, said the operation to increase Songwon’s high end TPU capacity is “well underway.” It is due to increase at the beginning of 2017.
The firm showcased its extrusion and injection moulding Songstomer TPUs at K2016. They are used in automotive components, cables and wire.
Schlaepfer added: “Songwon will continue significantly investing in increasing our TPU production capacity.”
Songwon is in Hall 6 at Stand B07 until 26 October.