Wednesday, December 19, 2007

DuPont to invest US$500mln in Kevlar® plant expansion in South Carolina

DuPont's Cooper River plant in South Carolina is to receive a planned investment to the tune of US$500 mln for expansion of capacity of Kevlar®. Kevlar® is a high performance para-aramid fiber that finds application in industrial and military uses. The investment will include construction of a new Kevlar® fiber facility, scheduled to begin in January 2008. The plant startup is scheduled for 2010.

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