Established in October 2007, UBE Fine Chemicals (Asia) Co, Ltd. or UFA offers a wide range of Fine chemicals and Specialty chemicals that are functionality used for various applications such as coating, resin, life science, healthcare and electrochemical.
UFA will be the first producer and distributor of 1,6-Hexanediol (HDL) and 1,5-Pentanediol (PDL) in South East Asia. The production technology is licensed by UBE Industries, Which is the world leader in Caprolactam and Specialty chemicals manufacturing with over 50 years of experience.
Our main products, HDL and PDL, are used in coatings and resins businesses. They are also raw materials of premium grade Potyurethane and Polycarbonatediol is a raw material of water-borne polyurethane dispersion or PUD. In addition to its application for premium grade finishing and coating in luxury car and home decoration, HDL is also a raw material for low-environmental-impact pesticide.
Located in IRPC Industrial Estate, Rayong, the company has scheduled to commence the production in 2011 with a capacity of 6,000 tons/year of HDL and PDL.
Historical Milestones :
||Establishment of UBE Fine Chemicals (Asia) Co., Lt. Group (Thailand)
||Commence construction of 1,6-Hexanediol Plant Project
||Mechanical Completion and start Commissioning test run
||Start Commercial Operation