Our history

Six decades of experience producing PA66

Our facilities have been been production sites and centers of innovation for nylon 6,6 and its intermediate chemicals for more than 60 years.

Chemstrand chartered as a nylon producer.

Established first fully integrated nylon plant in the U.S.

Launched Vydyne® resin and compounds.

Opened sales office in Brussels, Belgium.

Ascend Performance Materials founded by SK Capital.

Opened sales office in Shanghai, China.

Launched Ascend Cares Foundation.

Expanded compounding facilities in Pensacola, Florida.

Launched specialty chemicals signature branded products.

Acquired compounding facility in Tilburg, Netherlands.

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Ascend Performance Materials SPRL
Watson & Crick Hill Park
Rue Granbonpré 11 – Bâtiment H
B-1435 Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium
Phone: +32 10 608 600

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Ascend Performance Materials (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Unit 3602, Raffles City Office Towers
268 Xi Zang Road (M)
Shanghai 200001, China
Phone: +86 21 6340 3300

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