Hilden (Germany), Sep. 28, 2022: ASK Chemicals celebrates the opening of its new
production facility in El Carmen near Monterrey, Mexico, together with its
employees. The new site will produce high-performance binders and coatings for
the Mexican market.
With this investment, which is among the most significant in ASK Chemicals' history, the
company is making a clear commitment to the growing Mexican market.
The site will be brought gradually into operation starting with the production of high
performing binders. The Coatings production will follow in the coming months.
The newly inaugurated production facility will cover both current and future growth in the
Mexican market. The new site represents an important addition to ASK Chemicals'
manufacturing footprint in the Americas.
In addition to a state-of-the-art chemical plant, the new Monterrey site also houses
development laboratories to bring the company's innovations closer to the Mexican
"The investment in our Mexican plant is one of the most significant for our company, and
a fundamental milestone in our long-term strategy to better serve the Mexican market"
states Frank Goede, Chief Executive Officer, " We are very proud of our team that has
succeeded not only in building this world-class production site during a pandemic but also
has transferred the know-how and expertise to ensure a smooth ramp-up."