Air Products and Chemicals Inc. to Sell its Manufacturing Unit in Taiwan
CHEMMONITOR.COM – Japan-based Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) signed an agreement with Air Products and Chemicals Inc. (the US) to buy its high-purity chlorine business, including a plant in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. The transaction is set to be closed in August 2014.
High purity chlorine is mainly used in the production of semiconductors and LCDs.