Petfurdo, Hungary – Huntsman is increasing capacity for polyurethane catalysts and speciality amines by an unspecified amount in Hungary. The facility is in Petfurdo, about 100km south-west of Budapest.
The expansion is expected to be complete by mid 2023, and the materials will be used in flexible and rigid PU applications, coatings metal working and electronics. The expansion is being partly paid for by the Hungarian government though a $3.8m grant
‘The additional capacity builds on our previous expansions and to further improve our capability and expand our product range,' said Chuck Hirsh, senior vice president at Huntsman Performance Products.