From the fibers in your carpet to the plastic in your automobiles, Invistaâ€™s commitment to continuous improvement has led its employees to develop some of the most durable, versatile polymers and fibers in the world. A subsidiary of Koch Industries since 2004, Invista brings to market the proprietary ingredients for nylon 6,6 and recognized brands including Stainmaster, Cordura and Antron. Invista also offers specialty chemical intermediates and process technologies.
Invista keeps ownership of its nylon, polyester, polyols and licensing businesses and related brands. This includes Invistaâ€™s nylon 6,6 intermediates business, its global nylon polymer and fiber portfolio, and widely recognized brands including STAINMASTERÂ® and ANTRONÂ® carpet fibers and CORDURAÂ® fabric. Invistas will also retain its intellectual property rights for 1,4 butanediol (BDO), tetrahydrofuran (THF) and polytetramethylene ether glycol (PTMEG) technologies and will continue to license these and other technologies on a global basis.
The transaction includes: The Apparel & Advanced Textiles businessâ€™s portfolio of apparel-focused fibers and brands, including LYCRAÂ® fiber, Lycra HyFitÂ® fiber, COOLMAXÂ® fiber, THERMOLITEÂ® fiber and insulation, ELASPANÂ® fiber, SUPPLEXÂ® fiber and TACTELÂ® fiber products, TERATHANEÂ® polytetramethylene ether glycol (PTMEG), 1,4 butanediol (BDO), and tetrahydrofuran (THF) production assets, Related manufacturing assets, research and development centers, and sales offices around the globe, Associated technical, operations, commercial and administrative staff (approximately 3,000 employees globally).
INVISTA has completed the previously announced sale of its Apparel & Advanced Textiles business to an affiliate of Shandong Ruyi Investment Holding.
A weekly report covering market and price information on the entire chain of polyester along with online access to daily polyester chain prices.
One-time reports that are issued annually cover the demand and supply trends in individual products including polyester, nylon, acrylic, viscose, and cotton.
One-time reports that are issued annually cover the demand and supply trends in the individual country's natural and manmade fiber/filament industries.
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