Clariant Catalysts expands in China with opening of new office in Yinchuan
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Clariant, aáworld leading company ináspecialty chemicals, today announced theáopening ofáaánew office foráits Catalysts business ináYinchuan city, capitaláofátheáNingxia Huiáautonomous region ináChina. Withátheánew branch, Clariant becomes theáfirst multinationalácatalyst provider based inánorthwest China, aáregion thatáis home toáaámajority ofátheánationĺs coal-to-chemicals producers asáwelláasánumerous syngas andápolyolefin companies.
Located inádowntown Yinchuan, theánew office willáallow closer cooperation witháregionalácustomers, enabling Clariant toáoffer faster, tailor-made engineering services andásales assistance. Theálocaláteamáwillábe supported byáClariant specialists botháwithináChina andáfromáaroundátheáworld. Theácompanyĺs expansion is part ofáits ôChina Insiderö strategy, which stresses theáimportance ofálocaláexpertise forátechnologies specific toáChina, combined witháfulláaccess toáglobaláinnovations. Througháthis model, Clariant continues toáintensify partnerships throughout China, andáserve theámarket witháoptimalácatalyst solutions.
TheáYinchuan office is Clariantĺs fifth branch ináChina. Clariant has two state-of-the-art catalyst production facilities ináChina, one ináJinshan district ofáShanghai, andátheáother ináPanjin city ofáLiaoning province. Theáfacilities develop andáproduce aávariety ofácatalysts specifically foráChinaĺs market requirements andáconditions. Atátheáend ofá2015, anáR&D teamáhas been established toábetter support theálocalátechnicaláneeds. Clariant is also present ináBeijing, offering engineering services andásales assistance toácustomers inátheáarea.
Thomas Wenger, Head ofáBusiness Unit Catalysts, Clariant China, described theácompanyĺs expansion plans, stating, ôClariantĺs continued developments andáinvestments ináChina reflect our solid commitment toáour current andáprospective customers. Proximity brings mutualáopportunities, andáenables optimized catalyst solutions based onátheábest ofálocaláandáglobaláresources. We are proud toábe theáfirst multinationalácatalyst company which establishes aápermanent office inánorthwest China, andámore firsts willáfollow.ö