Processing Magazine

Air Products Joint Venture to Build Four Plants in India

December 15, 2010

The Associated Press reports that Air Products and Chemicals Inc., which sells specialty gases and equipment to industrial and commercial clients, said that its joint-venture in India will build three air separation units and liquefiers and a fourth plant for long-term industrial gas supply. The company''s INOX Air Products Ltd. venture will build plants that produce liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon in the states of Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat and Puducherry. The venture also will build the industrial gas supply plant for Saint Gobain Glass India. The company said the investments strengthen the joint venture''s presence in India and reinforce its supply positions.