ASK Chemicals Group successfully starts its Mexican plant

Issued at 2022-01-03

Hilden, January 3, 2022: ASK Chemicals Group, headquartered in Hilden nearDüsseldorf (Germany), has successfully opened their new manufacturing facility inEl Carmen, Mexico. With this step, the company is strengthening its position in theNorth American foundry market and advancing its expansion strategy.

Production is starting up with no bake and cold-box binders. Other product lines will followduring 2022.The new site is designed to meet current and future demands of the growing Mexicanmarket - one of the most important markets for the international automotive industry andits suppliers. As a responsible manufacturer, the Mexican plant has been designedaccording to the latest manufacturing and safety standards.

Bob Gage, Executive Vice President (North America): "I am very proud of our team inMexico - opening a plant during the pandemic was extremely difficult and presented manychallenges. The fact that the plant is now operating is an important and strategic step forour company. We look forward to better serving our Mexican customers and building asuccessful future together.”

Source: ASK Chemicals