Ineos Styrolution is to expand its compounding capacity for styrenic polymers in India in order to deal with increased demand and support further growth in the country.

Its Moxi plant located in Gujarat is to gain an additional 34,000 tonnes per annum and is expected to complete in 2019. This expansion will grow site capacity to 100,000 tonnes per per year.

Sanjiv Vasudeva, managing director of Ineos Styrolution India Limited, said: “This expansion follows our earlier R&D facility upgrading investment in Moxi. It will enable us to better support the success of our customers in India by providing them the best solutions and a stable local supply, therefore paving the way for further growth together.”