By ICN GroupChemical, April 08, 2019

Evonik Catalysts expands Production of Metal Catalysts in India

Expansion to help enhance expertise and capabilities in the Asia Pacific region

Evonik Catalysts is commissioning a new plant initially for the production of KALCATTM and in the long-term also Metalyst Activated Metal Catalysts at its manufacturing site in Dombivli, India. This new state of the art production facility allows Evonik to fully utilize its capacities in Dombivli while establishing significant synergies with the Activated Metal Catalyst production site in Germany.

“With this new production facility we will be able to increase our ability to supply our customers with technologically advanced products in India and abroad", states Thomas Tacke, Managing Director Evonik Catalysts India.

Steffen Hasenzahl, Head of Business Line Catalyst adds: “This expansion of operations in Dombivli is part of our long-term strategy to enhance the expertise and capabilities in the Asia Pacific region. Additionally, it is an important step forward in our commitment to support our valued partners in the region.” “It is one more step towards the company’s commitment to increase our footprint in the growth region” concluded, Sanjeev Taneja, President and Managing Director, Evonik India.

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