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BASF opens first automotive coatings production plant in Thailand

BASF opens first automotive coatings production plant in Thailand

BASF’s Coatings division has inaugurated a new automotive coatings plant at its Bangpoo manufacturing site, Samutprakarn province, Thailand. 

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Flint Group announces global price increase for all Packaging Inks products

Flint Group announces global price increase for all Packaging Inks products

Increased, incremental cost escalation has forced Flint Group to raise the prices of its Packaging Inks products.

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Orion Engineered Carbons completes speciality carbon black line in Korea

Orion Engineered Carbons, a worldwide supplier of speciality and high-performance carbon black, has completed construction of a new carbon black production line at its plant in Yeosu, South Korea, to produce speciality products. 

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AkzoNobel and Black Bear team up to make powder coatings from old tyres

AkzoNobel and Black Bear team up to make powder coatings from old tyres

Tyres that have reached the end of the road are being harvested for carbon black and used to produce powder coatings in a new cooperation between AkzoNobel and Dutch company Black Bear. 

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BASF invests €140M in Shanghai automotive coatings plant

BASF invests €140M in Shanghai automotive coatings plant

BASF’s Coatings division has inaugurated a world-scale automotive coatings plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP) in Caojing, Shanghai, China. 

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