KCI will expand its Formaldehyde capacity in Ankleshwar, Gujarat by 300 MTPD to cater to growing demand in the Western region. The expansion is expected to be complete in FY 2025.
The upcoming Formaldehyde plant will be with latest Metal Oxide based technology. This new capacity with superior technology will cater to growing demand in various sectors such as Engineering wood, Textile, Agrochemicals, Pharmaceuticals, etc. in the region as well as the exports markets. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Ranjeet Singh, Chief Executive - Chemical Business, said, "We are delighted that this additional Formaldehyde manufacturing facility with the latest technology will give us sustainable competitive advantage at the market place. This investment is aimed at creating values for our stakeholders and optimizing the resources in line with the company's 'Vision-2030'. He also expressed his sincere thanks to the policies of Govt. of Gujarat & officials which have helped KCI in these endeavours. He mentioned that the company will continue to invest in expanding capacities at all the locations considering sustainable development and inclusive growth in line with the company's 'Vision2030"