Lanxess Expands Plant Capacity in India

Speciality chemicals company Lanxess' Indian subsidiary has announced the expansion and modernisation of its Madurai plant in the state of Tamil Nadu to double its monthly production capacity.

The modernisation includes improving the quality standards of the manufacturing processes of the plant by equipping it with cutting-edge facilities, Lanxess said.

The expansion will strengthen the company's material protection products portfolio, enabling it to meet the growing demand in the Asia Pacific, the company said.

The expansion is part of the company's global strategy to expand its presence in India, the company said.