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BioAmber Inc. presents at the International Chemical Downstream Conference (ICDC) 2013, Mumbai, India

General Manager of BioAmber Asia, Mukund Rao, presents on successful business models in bio chemicals at International Chemical Downstream Conference (ICDC)

November 29, 2013
The ICDC is focused on Intermediates & Specialty Resins, and included an Industry Outlook on global chemical derivatives by Tecnon OrbiChem, and a look at the future of the Indian Chemical Industry by the Institute of Chemical Technology of India. Presenters included many leading players in the industry in India, including Tata Chemicals Ltd , Reliance Industries, KLJ Plasticizers, as well as leading global players, including Huntsman, Evonik and Celanese.

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BioAmber Inc. was the  only renewable chemicals presenter, with Mukund Rao, General Manager of BioAmber Asia, presenting on successful business models in Bio Chemicals, highlighting the large potential for BioAmber's renewable chemicals portfolio, starting with BioAmber's Bio Succinic Acid, a platform chemical, with application in a broad range of markets from polyurethanes, plasticisers, coatings & resins , to personal care, flavours & food ingredients.

The benefits of bio-based chemicals, as compared to petroleum chemicals were summarised as (1) more stable pricing of bio feedstocks; (2) reduced carbon footprint, and (3) with respect to BioAmber Inc.'s Succinic Acid, the performance benefits/innovation potential. The presentation also announced BioAmber Inc.'s plans to increase production capacity for bio succinic acid, to 30,000 metric tons, with a plant located in Sarnia, Canada, which is scheduled for mechanical completion in Q4 2014.

RFI: to receive a digital copy of BioAmber Inc.’s Presentation on ‘Bio-based Chemicals: Successful Business Models’  please contact us directly. 
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