The facility includes laboratories, administration offices, production, and packaging. Production commenced in August 2010. According to the company, the new plant allows it to better meet increasing demand for masterbatch in the Middle East, Europe and Asia Pacific regions.
Cabot, headquartered in Boston, MA, USA, operates 37 manufacturing plants in 19 countries and employs approximately 4,000 people. Among its businesses, the company is a manufacturer of carbon black masterbatches and conductive compounds and operates three plants in Europe (Belgium and Italy), one in Asia (Hong Kong) and one in the Middle East (Dubai).