Sumitomo, PTT Global Chemical Public Company and Kuraray have been jointly conducting a detailed feasibility study on the production and sale of butadiene derivatives in Thailand. The partners recently concluded a joint venture agreement.
At the recent “Thailand 4.0 Towards Connected Industries” symposium, PTT Global Chemical encouraged partnerships with Japanese companies and foreign investors for projects in Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
Swedish Perstorp and Thai PTT plan a joint venture to serve the growing demand for isocyanates, company speakers say. Isocyanates are used as hardeners in coatings and raw materials in elastomers and foam products.