Keyword: China


Covestro Breaks Ground on New TPU Production Site in China

29.09.2023 -

Covestro broke ground on its new thermoplastics polyurethanes (TPU) production site in Zhuhai, China, following the announced investment in February. It will be built in...

Markets & Companies

Rising Chinese Investments in New Chemical Segments

21.08.2023 -

China’s chemical industry originally focused primarily on basic chemicals, in line with the domestic needs of a developing economy and the lower technology requirements...


Covestro Opens New Elastomer Plant in China

08.08.2023 -

Covestro began production in its new Shanghai plant for polyurethane elastomers systems following the groundbreaking in the summer of 2022. The investment, in the double...


Bayer Expands Collaboration with Peking University

11.07.2023 -

Bayer and Peking University (PKU) to collaborate on enhancing the translation of fundamental pharmaceutical research into state-of-the-art technologies throughout the...


Germany’s Merck Expanding Reagents in China

30.06.2023 -

As part of an agreement with China’s Nantong Economic and Technological Development Area (NETDA), Germany’s Merck said it plans to spend €70 million to expand production...

Strategy & Management

Chemical Distribution in China

05.05.2023 -

The Chinese chemical distribution market is very likely the largest in the world. To be successful in this competitive market, foreign distributors in particular need to...


Nouryon Expands China Peroxides Capacity

02.05.2023 -

Nouryon has announced plans to “signficantly” increase capacity for organic peroxides at its site in Ningbo, China. The Dutch specialty chemicals producer will double...


Germany Weighs Merits of Growing China Trade

28.04.2023 -

As April winds down and major German chemical companies hold their annual shareholder meetings, questions are being asked whether about the country is tying its trade too...