A fire that broke out at Recticel International’s Most, Czech Republic, factory last week has forced French PSA Group to halt the production of the Peugeot 3008 compact crossover at its plant in Sochaux, France.
Belgium’s Recticel has declared force majeure and halted production at its automotive interiors plant following a fire at one of the facility’s production halls on the 22nd of January.
Swedish mattress maker Hilding Anders has expanded its plant in Rae, 8km (5 miles) south of Tallinn in northern Estonia
Polish chemicals group Ciech shares are now traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, and is available in the “General Standard sub-segment of the Frankfurt regulated market,” the company said in a statement.
Turkish producer Cihan Poliuretan has introduced new products to its PU insulation spray portfolio, and is in talks with potential customers from foreign markets
Polish polyol manufacturer PCC Rokita is “considering launching PU production in Thailand,” the company said in a filing to the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
Polish PU systems maker PCC Prodex is scrapping its Belarus-based subsidiary PCC Prodex Bel.
US PU foam producer Carpenter is eyeing Slovenian PU foam maker Plama-PUR.
Belgian mattress producer DesleeClama has opened a 3,300 m² polyurethane and mattress production facility in Lodz, central Poland.
Nograd, Hungary — German-owned manufacturer Parat Ungarn opened a new production hall at its plant in Nograd, north Hungary in early June. The plant will make polyurethane automotive parts.