SINGAPORE, April 19, 2016 (PRNewswire) -With Thailand as one of the top leading pulp and paper manufacturing markets in Asia, Kemira is pleased to be participating in ASIAN PAPER BANGKOK 2016, held from 1-3 June 2016 at BITEC, with the booth No.B02. The leading global pulp & paper chemicals company will give two technical presentations on the latest innovations in surface sizing technologies and retention systems in the New Applied Technology conference. Kim Poulsen, President of the Pulp & Paper segment and APAC region will present at the Senior Management Symposium, discussing the chemical market and trends for more profitable operations -- including Kemira's Total Chemistry Management (TCM) concept.
Through TCM partnership, Kemira's customers gain access to the best and most comprehensive portfolio of chemistries and applications, new innovations as well as extensive service and technical support -- improving operational efficiency and competitiveness and reducing costs.
Kemira's portfolio covers the whole papermaking process from pulping to coating, including applications such pulping, bleaching, defoaming, retention and drainage, water quality & quantity management (WQQM), sizing, strength, surface treatment, coloring, deposit control, and microbiological control.
Kemira has further strengthened its market position especially in the growing Asia Pacific region through the acquisition of AkzoNobel paper chemicals business in May 2015. The company is now able to provide even broader range of chemicals for pulp, packaging and board, tissue and graphic paper grades, and best in business expertise and services to the customers. In Asia Pacific region, Kemira has comprehensive manufacturing landscape in China, Indonesia, Korea, Australia, with the support of regional R&D center located in Shanghai, China.
Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries. We provide expertise, application know-how and chemicals that improve our customers' water, energy and raw material efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. In 2015, Kemira had annual revenue of EUR 2.4 billion and around 4,700 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.
About UBM Exhibition Singapore Pte Ltd.(www.ubmasia.com.sg)
A member of the UBM Asia Group of Companies, we organise events and conferences in a variety of industries, including aquatic and pet, cruise tourism, information technology, jewellery, paper and nonwovens, etc. The company stages leading events in its targeted industries across the world, attracting quality exhibitors, trade visitors, conference attendees and speakers from all over the world. These events are important business platforms where our customers can meet and network with their new and existing business partners face-to-face.
About UBM Asia(www.ubmasia.com)
Owned by UBM plc listed on the London Stock Exchange, UBM Asia is the largest trade show organiser in Asia and the largest commercial organiser in China, India and Malaysia. Established with its headquarters in Hong Kong and subsidiary companies across Asia and in the US, UBM Asia has a strong global network of 32 offices and 1,300 staff in 24 major cities. We operate in 19 market sectors with 230 events, 28 trade publications, 18 online products for over 2,000,000 quality exhibitors, visitors, conference delegates, advertisers and subscribers from all over the world.
UBM Asia was awarded 'Asia's Most Reliable Trade Show Organizer Award' in Hong Kong's Most Valuable Companies Awards (HKMVCA) 2016.
About UBM plc(www.ubm.com)
UBM plc is a leading global events-led marketing services and communications company. We help businesses do business, bringing the world's buyers and sellers together at events, online and in print. Our 5,000 staff in more than 20 countries are organised into specialist teams which serve commercial and professional communities, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently.