Hilden, January 3, 2022: ASK Chemicals Group, headquartered in Hilden near Düsseldorf (Germany), has successfully opened their new manufacturing facility in El Carmen, Mexico. With this step, the company is strengthening its position in the North American foundry market and advancing its expansion strategy.
Production is starting up with no bake and cold-box binders. Other product lines will follow during 2022.
The new site is designed to meet current and future demands of the growing Mexican market - one of the most important markets for the international automotive industry and its suppliers. As a responsible manufacturer, the Mexican plant has been designed according to the latest manufacturing and safety standards.
Bob Gage, Executive Vice President (North America): "I am very proud of our team in Mexico - opening a plant during the pandemic was extremely difficult and presented many challenges. The fact that the plant is now operating is an important and strategic step for our company. We look forward to better serving our Mexican customers and building a successful future together.”Back to the news