U.S. firm localizes specialty compound production in China


Global OEMs concerned the legitimacy of their plastic compound sources in China may want to consider a new supplier of specialty products with its roots in the US. Custom color and additive solutions provider Americhem Inc. (Cuyahoga Falls, OH) will soon be manufacturing products of sister company Americhem Infinity Engineered Compounds (Swedesboro, NJ) at its newly expanded facility in Suzhou, China.

Americhem Infinity president, Carlos Carreno says one third of the company's North American production finds its way to China.

Americhem Infinity compounds include specialty filled, reinforced, internally lubricated, electrically active and precolored engineering thermoplastics.
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