Hubei Shi Feng Automotive Interior, which started business in 2017, has added polyester foam to its polyether foam business.
Hongbaoli is mulling a US plant with 20-30kT/year polyether polyol capacity if the US imposes 25% tariffs on polyol imports from China
Liming Institute, a maker of polyurethane systems, elastomers and adhesives for flexible foam, reported 10% utilisation rate in 2017 for systems
China’s additives maker Hengguangda is expanding its modified MDI capacity at its new plant in Nantong, Jiangsu.
Applications in fitness and sports sectors showed the fastest growth in Huafon Group’s new materials unit last year.
Chinese faux PU leather maker Anli expects up to CNY 15m ($2m) net loss during the first half of 2018, compared to CNY 3m net profit in H1 2017.
Dow Polyurethanes inaugurated a new systems house at its existing site in China’s Zhangjiagang on July 11.
Butian New Materials Technology is planning to set up new facilities for CFC-free blowing agent and related products at its existing site.
China’s home appliance and electronics maker Konka Group has bought three subsidiaries of financially troubled refrigerator maker Frestec.
Wanhua is planning to expand isocyanate and polyol capacity at its Yantai Industrial Park and upgrade its technologies.