UK-basedInvista Textiles and China Resources Yantai Nylon have signed an agreement for the licensing of Invista’s nylon 6,6 polymerization technology.
With Invista’s leading expertise in nylon 6,6 production technology and process, this partnership continues to exemplify Invista’s commitment to promoting the development of the nylon 6,6 industry in China, meeting growing local demand with enhanced capacity and premium downstream applications.
Located in China, the new line is the first to be licensed with Invista’s nylon 6,6 polymerisation technology since 2015 and will use Invista’s patented nylon 6,6 salt process and advanced continuous polymerization technology, offering excellent safety and environmental performance, high reliability and run life, higher energy savings, lower operating costs, and excellent product quality for the nylon 6,6 industry.China is expected to be the world’s largest consumer of nylon 6.6 in the next few years. That means China Resources Yantai Nylon has chosen to adopt Invista’s nylon 6,6polymerisation technology. Invistalooks forward to working closely together for success on this new project and to identify additional opportunities for nylon 6,6 downstream applications, enabling strong growth as it contributes to the upgrading of the nylon 6,6 industry in China.
Invista, based in the United States, is one of the world’s largest integrated producers of polymers, fibers, fabrics, resins, chemical intermediates, and specialty chemicals for commercial, residential, automotive, and industrial customers.