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Joint Venture For Resins

Akzo Nobel Resins has formed a sales and marketing joint venture with Thai Urethane Plastics and two other partners.

Akzo Nobel Resins has formed a sales and marketing joint venture with Thai Urethane Plastics and two other partners.

Synthese Thailand Co. Ltd, the new enterprise will be based in Bangkok and will market and sell alkyd resins, amino resins and polyester powder resins.

Nobel Resins and Thai Urethane Plastics will each have a 45 per cent share in the new company.

joint venture will strengthen Akzo Nobel Resins’ position in the Asian market with respect to alkyds and aminos, particularly in Thailand, while Thai Urethane Plastics will reinforce its position in the Thai coating resin market.

Nobel Resins, a global supplier of specialized resins and printing inks, already has two other joint ventures in Asia, Synthese Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. and Akzo Nobel Raung Resins in Indonesia.

more information about Akzo Nobel Resins, visit their website

(Released: November 27, 2000)

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