Dow Expands Polyurethane Systems Houses Network with New Capabilities in India

Horgen, Switzerland - May 22, 2018 - Dow Polyurethanes, a business unit of Dow Chemical, announces the opening of a new Systems House in the Maharashtra state in India, further expanding its already strong network of more than 20 sites for production, development and technical service across the EMEAI region.

Located in the Lote Parshuram industrial area in the Maharashtra state of India, the new site adds production capacity and technical capabilities to deliver high-quality polyurethane materials and customized solutions to customers in the region, serving growing market segments such as consumer durables, infrastructure and automotive.

The opening of the new Systems House in Lote further builds on Dow’s investments in the region following the recently inaugurated Dow India Technology Center (DITC) in Navi Mumbai, housing a dedicated lab for polyurethane application development that will help accelerate innovation and collaboration with customers in the region.

“Dow’s innovation and growth strategy is driven by a strong focus on delivering competitive advantage for our customers and preparing them for tomorrow’s challenges,” commented Jon Penrice, Vice President, Dow Polyurethanes. “By expanding our network of Systems Houses, R&D and innovation centers we are strengthening our regional presence to reinforce our collaborative value chain approach. This we believe will accelerate both existing and new opportunities through customized and more sustainable solutions that are geared to local market needs.”

Demonstrating the power of innovation through collaboration, Dow will be presenting solutions that address global challenges at UTECH Europe 2018 at Stand 310. UTECH, the leading global event for the polyurethanes industry, will be held at Maastricht, Netherlands from 29th to 31st May 2018.

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Nadja Streckhardt
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Dow Polyurethanes EMEAI
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Neil Fernandes
Business Communications
Dow Polyurethanes
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