Korea’s DUT introduced a six-component mix head for automotive components at PU China 2018 and gave an up-date on its plans to make mattresses and sleep products
Shanghai Hecheng Polymer Technology presented a recently launched moldless rotocast PU prepolymer at PU China 2018.
Polyols producer Manali saw its revenue rise by INR 1.4 bn to INR 1.77 bn ($25.3 m) in in the first quarter of 2018.
Consolidated sales at Sheela Foam rose by 9.6% to INR 5.02 bn ($71.5 m) in the first quarter of its 2018 financial year.
MCNS has opened a systems house and plans to use it to help grow business in India, as it’s plan to be a global systems player continue to unfold
Hubei Shi Feng Automotive Interior, which started business in 2017, has added polyester foam to its polyether foam business.
Sales in the fluoropolymer segment at blowing agent producer Chemours reached $801 m in the second quarter of 2018. This represents a 13% increase on the $710 m sales achieved in the equivalent quarter of 2017.
The new name for Hennecke OMS flexible faced insulation machinery was unveiled here at the start of the month. The rebranding follows from the December 2017 purchase of the firm by Hennecke.
Maezio is the new brand name for Covestro’s continuous fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP). The strong and light materials are being developed to contribute to energy efficiency in various sectors.
Hongbaoli is mulling a US plant with 20-30kT/year polyether polyol capacity if the US imposes 25% tariffs on polyol imports from China