Evonik to build second methionine plant in Singapore

Second fully backward-integrated methionine plant planned in Singapore to have targeted annual capacity of 150,000 metric tons.

Evonik Industries has started basic engineering for the construction of a second world-scale production plant for the amino acid DL-methionine in Singapore. The plant complex, with a projected annual production capacity of 150,000 metric tons, is expected to come on stream in 2019. The Evonik committees have now approved the basic engineering.

The decision is based on the continuing increase in demand for sustainable animal nutrition. "We have supported the strong market growth of

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