Asian Paints to expand its paint unit at Patancheru, near Hyderabad in Medak district of Andhra Pradesh. The project involves expanding Paint Unit [Paint 80,000 TPA to 1,00,000 TPA and Resins 20,000 TPA to 30,000 TPA (Emulsions)]. The total project cost is estimated at Rs. 150 million.
Vasant Chemicals is setting up a chemical manufacturing unit at Jeedimetla in Ranga Reddy district of Andhra Pradesh with an investment of Rs. 62.5 million. The new unit will manufacture the Para amino benzene sulphonic acid (166.7 kg/day) and manganese catalyst (28 kg/day) Amino Chloro Nitro Phenol chemicals (133.3 kg/day) and Dihydrazino Stilbene Di-Sulphonic Acid, (2,6 Di Azido Benzal Sulphonic acid Sodium Salt) Cyclohexanone, 4 H2O, Diazido Stilbene Di-sulphonic acid di-sodium salt .