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Posted: January 26, 2010
Nanocyl Appoints NRC as Commercial Partner for the Automotive Carbon Nanotube Market in Germany
(Nanowerk News) Nanocyl announced today it has appointed NRC to be its commercial partner for NC 7000 multiwall carbon nanotubes and Plasticyl™ thermoplastic concentrates marketed to automakers in Germany. The appointment took effect on January 1, 2010.
In the agreement, NRC will serve as an extension of Nanocyl's business development team, supporting Dieter Nienhaus, Nanocyl's key account senior manager for Germany.
"We are delighted to have NRC strengthening our sales team in Germany," said Francis Massin, Chief Executive Officer of Nanocyl. "NRC is well respected worldwide, especially in the automotive industry. NRC gives its customers quality products, personal service, and reliable advice."
"Nanocyl and NRC make a world-class team," said Gabriele Henke, Managing Director of NRC. "Nanocyl has the most conductive carbon nanotubes, and the best CNT technical assistance available for compounders and masterbatch producers."
Nanocyl S.A., established in 2002, is a leading global manufacturer of specialty and industrial carbon nanotubes. Nanocyl is headquartered in Belgium, and has a division in the U.S., and is opening Nanocyl Korea. The Asia-Pacific market is covered through a network of partners in South Korea, Japan, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and China. Nanocyl's products fully meet the requirements of clients active in producing synthetic materials and manufacturing equipment for the automotive and electronic industries. As a worldwide leader in the production of carbon nanotubes, Nanocyl is focused on providing complete and value-added solutions to its customers.
NRC - Nordmann, Rassmann GmbH is a specialized distributor of a wide range of natural and chemical raw materials, additives and chemical specialities from all over the world. Acting as a global link between the chemical industry and its raw material processing customers, NRC is characterized by long-standing and trustful relationships with its partners. Founded in 1912, the company is held in high esteem by international raw material suppliers and customers alike for its innovative product portfolio, its competent advice on application technology, its high quality standards and individual services.
NRC and its subsidiaries represent globally active raw material producers in Germany, Austria, Central and Eastern Europe as well as Scandinavia, Switzerland and Portugal, supplying among others to the cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, food, construction, paper, lacquer, cleaning, environment, adhesives, plastics and rubber industries.
Source: Nanocyl (press release)
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