Solvay opens largest sodium bicarbonate plant in Southeast Asia
Published: Saturday, 26 September 2015
Belgian firm to fill Asian quality gap in response to positive demand in food, health and consumer goods markets, which is supporting strong prices.
Belgian chemicals group Solvay SA has opened a new 100,000
tpa sodium bicarbonate plant in Thailand, the largest facility
of its kind in Southeast Asia.
The plant, which cost €20m ($22.67m*) and has taken
just under two years to construct and commission, is located at
Solvay’s existing site in...