09/04/2014

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Zeon begins full-scale commercial production of SSBR in Singapore

A ceremony to mark the completion of the plant was held at the site in April 2014. The plant began partial operations in September 2013 and work to enhance product quality and stabilise operations has been underway. According to the company, having received high marks on quality from its customers inside and outside Japan, full-scale commercial production has started.The capacity of the plant is 30,000?-?40,000 t/y (Phase 1). Zeon says it views Singapore as an important location for its future operations and will continue to develop its business there. Zeon operates plants in Asia, North America and Europe, and has R+D laboratories in Kawasaki, Japan, in Louisville, KY, USA, and in Barry, UK. The company employs over 3,100 people worldwide and has combined annual sales of over USD 2.5 billion.

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