Shanghai started a scheduled maintenance shutdown
Roehm's MMA plant in Shanghai started a scheduled maintenance shutdown on April 19th. The preliminary shutdown period is 7 days. The restart of plant depends on the improvement of raw material supply and logistic constraints due to recent coronavirus pandemic in Shanghai and East China.
With 3,500 employees and 15 production sites worldwide, Röhm is one of the world’s leading manufacturers in the methacrylate business. The medium-sized company with branches in Germany, China, the USA, Russia, and South Africa has more than 80 years of experience in methacrylate chemistry and a strong technology platform. Our best-known brands include PLEXIGLAS®, ACRYLITE®, MERACRYL®, DEGALAN®, DEGAROUTE® and CYROLITE®.