BASF invests $200mln in kaolin business for industrial end-market share
Published: Tuesday, 06 March 2018
A positive outlook in end markets has fueled a significant investment in BASF’s kaolin business, while the company seeks new uses for the mineral within the industrial sectors.
"The industry hadn’t changed
much in the 5-10 years before I started. The same trends have
continued." Dr Shane Porzio, BASF’s vice president
of global business management for kaolin, tells Industrial
In his five-plus years in this role, Porzio has seen the
company focus its efforts on industrial and...