Asahi Kasei eyes top position with SSBR capacity expansion

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Tokyo – Japanese speciality chemicals company, Asahi Kasei, is planning to expand its solution styrene-butadiene rubber (SSBR) production capacity by 2020, according to a September briefing made public 27 Oct.

The reason for the expansion policy, said the Japanese chemicals manufacturer, is the fact that SSBR growth is exceeding that of emulsion styrene-butadiene rubber (ESBR).

Read the source article at European Rubber Journal