Lanxess to expand thionyl chloride capacity in India
Lanxess plans to increase production of thionyl chloride by 20% at its Nagda plant in Madhya Pradesh, India.
Thionyl chloride is used in the manufacturing of agrochemicals, dyestuffs, fine chemicals and pharmaceuticals.
The project involves a single-digit million euro investment, the company confirmed.
The expansion will be completed in the second half of 2012.