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Published October 22, 2013
Yusuke Ueda, Sumitomo Seika CEO, and Marc Schuller, Arkema executive vice president, have inaugurated the new Sumitomo Seika superabsorbent plant on the Carling site in Moselle, France. This investment, made in partnership with Arkema, will enable Su… Read More »
Published October 1, 2013
Japanese firm Sumitomo Seika says its super absorbent polymer (SAP), Aqua Keep, has been well received by the market and to meet the increased demand for Aqua Keep, it has steadily increased its production capacity. Anticipating a continued robust gr… Read More »
By Kin Ohmura, Far East Correspondent
Published March 12, 2013
Japan’s nonwovens demand has been on the rise after the effects of the worldwide recession. In 2008 nonwovens demand reached 381,641 tons, which then decreased to 340,260 tons in 2009 due to economic crisis. Afterwards, the market recovered to… Read More »
By Karen McIntyre, senior editor
Published January 16, 2014
In recent years, Asia has become a focal point for foreign nonwovens investment. While China has certainly led the way, with a nonwovens output that rivals both Europe and the NAFTA region in size, Southeast Asia has also benefitted… Read More »