In order to meet the needs of the Taiwanese and Asia-Pacific markets, Covestro has set up a polymer R&D Center(PRDC) in Shanghai, China, in addition to the TPU R&D Center in Changhua, Taiwan, to serve the entire Asia-Pacific market. PRDC Is also one of the world's three major R&D centers.
Covestro in Taiwan
The headquarters of Covestro Taiwan is located in Taipei, and there are two factories in Changhua and Linyuan, plus a Research and Development (R&D) Center at the Changhua site, providing high-performance materials and innovative solutions to Taiwan and Asia-Pacific markets and customers.
In the field of production, the Covestro Changhua site mainly produces Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) resins and is also the largest production site in Asia. The core business of Covestro Linyuan site is to produce polyether polyol and also supply customised long-chain and short-chain-based PET solutions for the local market, as well as for mainland China and other Southeast Asian countries.
The TPU Research and Development (R&D) Center was established at the Covestro Changhua site, providing customers with customised products and services.
The headquarters of Covestro is located in Leverkusen, Germany.
Research and Development Centers
Groundbreaking inventions, long history
Bayer, a pioneering company with a history reaching back over 150 years, has announced the establishment of a new company which promises great things. Bayer MaterialScience has officially changed its name to Covestro, which is operating as an independent company. Looking back over the years, the achievements of the past fill us with confidence. Looking ahead, we will accelerate our endeavors with our feet firmly on the ground.