DuPont begins EVA production at China joint venture
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Production for ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) resins has begun at DuPont’s joint venture, Beijing Hua Mei ...
Production for ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) resins has begun at DuPont’s joint venture, Beijing Hua Mei Polymer Company Limited, in Beijing.
The facility is DuPont’s first operation to make EVA in China.
“With local production, we have strengthened DuPont’s position in the world’s fastest growing EVA market and can better support our customers as they grow and expand to specialty products for high-value applications,” said William J. Harvey, president – DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers.
The EVA products will be marketed by DuPont under the trademark of Elvax. The joint venture will supply a broad range of high-quality specialty EVA products and will serve market segments such as packaging, adhesives, wire and cable, footwear, renewable energy and electronics.