Ashland Distribution, a division of Ashland, has increased its logistics capabilities to better serve the growing China market.
"We are excited to expand Ashland's distribution business in China. All four of Ashland's divisions are now operating in China, and as such, we are able to leverage a new level of products and services for our customers," said Dale MacDonald, president, Ashland China.
Utilizing facilities located in key manufacturing areas, Ashland Distribution's China operations are providing customers with a complete line of branded thermoplastic resins.
"Ashland Distribution has an excellent reputation and position in the plastics and chemicals marketplace in North America and Europe," said Larry Hunt, commercial director, Ashland Distribution China. "A key element of our strategic plan now is to expand geographically into higher growth regions such as China. We are building a thriving business here, leveraging our knowledge of the chemical/plastics markets, our global supplier network, and our large customer base to create value for our customers in China."