India and China are going to dominate world bitumen demand in the coming demand. Both countries have ambitious road-building programmes that will create plenty of challenges and changes in bitumen technology and the market’s supply chain...
Possibly the most interesting recent development in TPEs comes from one of the oldest names in the business: Kraton. The now-independent Kraton Corporation earlier this year introduced Kraton Injection Molded Soft Skin (IMSS) technology. It says IMSS enables injection-moulding of large, think-walled soft-skin products, “opening the market to larger applications including door panels, consoles and instrument panels (IPs) as thin as 0.8mm...
Styrene block copolymers (SBC) continue to be the largest consumed product in the thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) market, providing high performance polymers in various markets. Paving and roofing are expected to grow as consumer preference for customized homes continues to rise. Furthermore, consumer demand for sustainability is driving the need for safer, healthier, environmentally-friendly products. Therefore, raw material suppliers like Kraton are becoming a more essential part of the value chain to ensure the delivery of sustainable end-use products.
Gandhinagar, India — Specialty polymer and biobased chemical producer Kraton Corp. is considering expansion of its footprint in India.
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