Arkema recently announced it has successfully started up the 30% capacity extension of its photocure advanced liquid resin production plant in Nansha, near Canton, China. The new production line intends to help to meet the demand in Asia in the electronics, 3D printing, adhesives and inkjet printing markets.

The new line will produce state-of-the-art ultraviolet (UV), LED and electron beam (EB) liquid resins, as well as Sartomer’s resins for 3D-printed products.

“This investment strengthens our commitment to providing the most advanced photocure resin solutions with innovative properties, as well as services, to our customers around the world and giving them a leading competitive edge in their respective markets,” said Christophe André, executive vice president, advanced materials, Arkema. “We thank our internal teams and our partners who helped us to start up this new production line on schedule. We also thank our customers for their ongoing trust and support over the years by using Sartomer’s products.” 

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