Our MMA Plant and SUMIPEX® PMMA Plant are both located in Jurong Island with vertical integration from raw material to product and customers. Raw materials are available through pipelines as well as bulk imports.
Since its inception in 1990, Sumitomo Chemical Asia has strived to ensure that quality is a crucial part of the state-of-the-art facilities and processes.
This timeline traces the journey of Sumitomo Chemical Asia through the years:
Incorporation of SMAG* Companies
Mechanical Completion of SMAG-I (products are: MMA/PMMA, Crude/Glacial Acrylic Acids, Acrylic Esters and Super Absorbent Polymer)
Commercial Operation of SMAG-I (SMM-I and SMP-I plants)
Production Received ISO 9001 Certification
Construction of SMAG-II (SMM-II and SMP-Debottlenecking)
Reorganization of Acrylic Acid Business (Swap: Sumitomo Chemical Asia takes MMA while Nippon Shokubai takes Acrylic Acid)
Commercial Operation of SMAG-II
Start Construction of SMAG-III (SMM-III and SMP-II)
Establishment of R&D facilities in SCA
Commercial Operation of SMAG-III
Commercial Operation of SMAG-IV