Teijin Increases Twaron Capacity In The Netherlands

Teijin IncreasesTwaron® Capacity In The Netherlands
Teijin Ltd., Japan, and its Netherlands-based Teijin Twaron BV subsidiary will invest 140 million euros to expand production capacity by 20 percent for Twaron® para-aramid pulp and yarn at two plants in The Netherlands. The expansion, expected to be completed in the second half of 2006, will include monomer and polymer capacity in the Delfzijl plant, and spinning capacity in the Emmen plant. It will increase annual capacity to approximately 23,000 tons.
July/August 2005