RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - Reichhold Chemicals Reactive Polymers Division has purchased the Resinas de Mexico division of Celanese Mexicana SA, and will merge that division with its own Mexican subsidiary, Reichhold Quimica de Mexico. The divisions are based in Mexico City. The acquisition gives Reichhold a 13-acre production site in Toluca, Mexico, with pro-duction capacity for more than 50 million pounds of unsaturated polyester. Reichhold said it operates a similar facility in Vallejo, Mexico.
Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Reichhold, a producer of unsaturated polyester resins, also announced it completed the expansion of its Morris, Ill., production site that it had announced in January, and added that it intends to increase production at its Houston facility by March 1996.