Hojin Yang, senior manager, in SKC chemical’s business strategy team explained, said that SKC’s plants are highly reliable
Serim TTC is a geographically diverse Korean foam maker, Simon Robinson visited Sung Tek Lim, executive managing director, who explained the firm’s plans for the future.
Korea’s building regulations are changing as the country, which has extremes of hot and cold weather gets to grips with insulation. That could be good news for Youngbo as Simon Robinson reports.
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In November 2014 SKC’s senior management team met Simon Robinson in Seoul to set out the company’s vision for growth in the global polyurethane business.
Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand could all benefit from rising costs of production in China, Robert Outram of IAL Consultants told delegates at the ICIS polyurethane Chain Conference in Singapore in October
The polyurethane industry has to understand the forces affecting the automotive industry if it is to take advantage of the opportunities that localisation, light-weighting, the move to hybrid and then electric cars offer in the future, said Peter Fuss, of Ernst & Young.
More details have emerged of the joint venture between Mitusi Chemicals and SKC, announced on 22 December 2014.
China’s Ningbo Joysen Electronic is planning to take over Quin a company which makes steering wheels.
Eastman Chemical has purchased polyurethane catalyst and speciality amines firm Taminco for $2.8bn.