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AkzoNobel Starts Powder Coatings Facility in India

Published on 2018-02-16. Author : SpecialChem

AkzoNobel Powder Coatings Plant
AkzoNobel Starts Powder Coatings Facility in India
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AkzoNobel has reinforced its commitment to customers in India following the inauguration of a new €9 million facility for the production of powder coatings. Located in Thane, Mumbai, the plant is the company’s sixth production site in India.

Strengthening Manufacturing Footprint

Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, AkzoNobel CEO, Thierry Vanlancker, said: “India continues to be a high growth market for us and the launch of this new facility will further strengthen our manufacturing footprint in the country, which forms an important part of our organic growth plans.”

Added Daniela Vlad, Director of Powder Coatings: “Our Powder Coatings business in India has been delivering strong, profitable growth. The new facility will play a critical role in our expansion plans and boost our access to markets located in northern and western parts of the country.”

The new facility in Thane will complement AkzoNobel’s existing plant in Bangalore, adding new product lines in bonded metallic and functional powder coatings.

Source: AkzoNobel
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