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2020-01-17

LANXESS Corporation Signs Vinmar Polymers America as Distributor of High Performance Materials

USA, US -

Pittsburgh, Pa. – January 17, 2020– LANXESS Corporation has contracted Vinmar Polymers America to distribute its High Performance Materials (HPM) products in the United States, Mexico and Canada, effective January 1, 2020. 

 

The agreement includes the following LANXESS HPM products:

 

·         Durethan® Polyamide 6 and 66 compounds

·         Pocan® Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) compounds

 

"Vinmar has a long, successful history serving the polymer and related industries globally, and we are very excited about this new partnership," said Michael Assaf, Head of the LANXESS HPM business unit for the Americas.

 

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Vinmar Polymers America (VPA) is an affiliate company of Vinmar International.

 

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.2 billion in 2018. The company currently has about 15,500 employees in 33 countries and is represented at 57 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics. LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good.

 

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