Arkema Increases Photocure Resin Production Capacity in China


Arkema has started up a 30 percent capacity extension of its photocure advanced liquid resin production plant in Nansha, located south of Canton, China. The company stated that this new production line will help to meet the strong demand in Asia in the electronics, 3D printing, adhesives, and inkjet printing markets. This investment supports Sartomer’s strategy to develop cutting-edge solutions for advanced and sustainable curing technologies, according to Arkema.

“This investment strengthens our commitment to providing the most advanced photocure resin solutions with innovative properties, as well as services, to our customers around the world and giving them a leading competitive edge in their respective markets,” said Christophe André, executive vice president, Advanced Materials for Arkema.

According to Arkema, with production sites and R&D facilities in Europe, Asia, and the United States, Sartomer, part of Arkema group, is positioned as a unique partner close to its customers with a strong local presence, high-quality technical support for tailor-made developments, as well as responsive local logistics services.