PERSTORP, Sweden - Leading specialty chemicals company Perstorp is extending capacity for 2-EHA in Europe and in Asia by establishing production at the group’s manufacturing unit in Singapore.

The capacity increase, planned to be up and running in 2013, will be established in Europe as well as in Asia at the Perstorp Group’s manufacturing unit in Singapore, where PIA is produced. Singapore is strategically located and is now home to one of the top-ten petrochemical hubs in the world.