Huntsman Corp. recently announced the opening of its new Asia Pacific Technology Center (ATC) in Shanghai’s Minhang Economic & Technological Development Zone. The new $40 million facility reportedly forms an integrated technology and innovation campus together with the existing technology center that was opened in September 2008. The state-of-the-art facility includes machine halls, laboratories and offices, and can accommodate up to 400 workers.
“The Asia Pacific ATC investment reflects Huntsman’s long-term commitment to grow in partnership with our customers in this key market,” said Tony Hankins, CEO, Asia Pacific. “We now have a world-class technology facility in Shanghai, employing talented local scientists, developing fit-for-purpose applications that are suited to the specific needs of our customers across the region.”
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