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Biobased Coatings APAC 2020

Date: 15th January 2020 - 16th January 2020 Location: Bangkok - Thailand

New Developments in Coatings Industry with Biobased Materials

With the ban on lead-containing coatings. The market is moving towards a more sustainable approach for the environment. Reducing carbon footprints, Impact of REACH regulations, Production capacity growth. The coatings industry is facing a lot of ongoing changes & developments. The industry will need to continue to adapt and work together, With representatives from the whole value chain involved, to meet and discuss these changes.

These latest changes, as well as the excellent opportunities for the industry, will be addressed at ACI’s Biobased Coatings Summit APAC, taking place in Bangkok, Thailand, on the 15th & 16th January 2020

The two-day event will give you an insight into the industry’s latest policy evaluations and while focusing largely on developments within the coatings industry in APAC. will also concentrate on updates and future forecasts on supply and demand of the key world markets. By highlighting the sector’s current major challenges and opportunities the conference will offer a holistic outlook on market trends and drivers.

Join us in Bangkok for two days of unique business opportunities through networking, exchanging perspectives with other industry leaders – all in one exclusive venue.


15th January 2020
16th January 2020
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Ketan Kulkarni – Delegate Sales
+91 20 48 523 141
Salil Kanwar – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
+91 9921 81 9902
Ketan Kulkarni – Delegate Sales
+91 20 48 523 141
Ketan Kulkarni – Delegate Sales
+91 20 48 523 141
Ketan Kulkarni – Delegate Sales
+91 20 48 523 141


Pullman Bangkok Hotel G
188 Si Lom, Suriya Wong, Bang Rak
Bangkok, 10500 Thailand

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+66 2 352 4000

Key Topics Include

  • Market Trends & Growth In Biobased Coatings
  • Sourcing Of Raw Materials, Pricing & Supply Chain Management
  • Impact of Government Policies & Regulations
  • Increasing Awareness & Demand
  • Highlighting Benefits Of Biobased Coatings Through Sustainability And Environment Protection
  • Developments & Performance Properties of  Biobased Paints
  • Comparing The Performance Properties of Paints
  • Wood Coatings & Adhesives From Biomass to Finished Goods
  • Cashew Nutshell Liquid Renewable & Reliable Feedstock?
  • Transfer of Technology From Europe to Asia


Bent Kidmose, Technical Director for Applications- Asia Pacific, Sherwin Williams

Ayub Mulla, Application & Tech. Development ASEAN, PT Covestro Polymers Indonesia

Dr. Lucy E. Griffiths, Technical Director, PPG Industrial Coatings Asia Pacific

Melvin Spalburg, Head of Manufacturing, AkzoNobel

Tapan Dhar, Vice President(R&D), Berger Paints 

Otto Soidinsalo, Technical Application Manager, Borregard

Andreas Wolf, Business Unit Manager Asia Pacific, SCHÜTZ GmbH & Co. KGaA

Dr. Nikolaus Raupp, Senior Manager Regional Marketing, BASF

Dr. Alok Khullar, Senior General Manager, Aditya Birla Chemicals(Thailand)Ltd

Avneesh Kabra, Marketing Manager (APAC & MEA), Troy Corp

Huzaifa Matawala, CEO, Regent Paints Inc. USA 

Ms. Ninlawan, Technical Product Manager, Advanced Biochemical (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Petcharat Eksangkul, Director, Eason Paints / Former President, Thailand Paint Manufacturers Association(TPMA)

Amol Mulajkar, Deputy General Manager, Soujanya Color

Sachin Joshi, Managing Director, SK Formulations

Mertella Manansala-Ysulat, Science Research Specialist, DOST-ITDI

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:

Rahul Athwani

Tel: +91 (0)20 4852 3101

Email: [email protected]

  • Chemicals companies
  • Suppliers/Distributors of biobased products
  • Original Equipment Manufacturers
  • Consultants
  • Regulatory and Policy Officers
  • Solution Providers
  • R&D Scientists
  • Registration Specialists
  • Global Business/Commercial Directors
  • Solution Providers
  • Technology Providers
  • Technical Managers
  • Manufacturers of bio based products
  • Agricultural cooperatives and raw material traders
  • Agro-industrials
  • Equipment suppliers for the chemical industry
  • Engineering, Consulting & Investment companies


SCHÜTZ (THAILAND) LTD., a subsidiary of SCHÜTZ Gmbh & Co. KGaA, A German Based Company. A global leader company expertized in 1,000L Packaging Container, ECOBULK (as known “Intermediate Bulk Container”, or “IBC” in short).

All over the world, SCHÜTZ stands for customer proximity and the reliable supply of high quality packaging.  In keeping with this commitment, the company is expanding its production network in the dynamic East-Asian market by opening a new location in Thailand.  From January 2017 SCHÜTZ ECOBULK was produced in Rayong using our advanced technology.

SCHÜTZ Thailand is ideally equipped to dependably supply the country with our products. The new factory also has an ideal logistical location in the WHA Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate which is about 110 kilometers southeast of Bangkok, or only 40 km from our deep main sea port “Laem Chabang”.  With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities our plant locally supports and services all customers in Thailand with a full range of new SCHÜTZ ECOBULK and reconditioned SCHÜTZ RECOBULK.

Products and Service:

ECOBULK & RECOBULK – the packaging solution designed to perfectly meet the needs of your supply chain.  Benefit from the advantages of the world’s leading IBC system.
The ideal packaging system for any transport task – every day and all over the world, millions of packaging systems by SCHÜTZ are used to transport and store products safely. From simple chemicals, hazardous goods to highly sensitive products such as foods, we dependably supply customers with sustainable packaging solutions.


Borregaard has one of the world’s most advanced and sustainable biorefineries.

By using natural, sustainable raw materials, Borregaard produces advanced and environmentally friendly biochemicals that can replace oil-based products. Borregaard also holds strong positions within ingredients and fine chemicals. The company produces climate-friendly products with good environmental accountability, and gives top priority to environment, health and safety. Borregaard employs 1100 man-years in plants and sales offices in 16 countries throughout Europe, Americas, Asia and Africa. The company has its headquarters in Sarpsborg, Norway.
Exilva, a microfibrillated cellulose, is one of Borregaards most innovative and recent product lines. It is a bio-based, 100% natural, pre-activated, odorless, multifunctional additive which improves rheology, stability and film properties of water-based, high quality paints and coatings. Exilva increases your formulation efficiency, reduces your CO2 footprint and creates exciting opportunities for innovation.


ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Ketan Kulkarni

Tel: +91 (0) 20 4852 3141

Email: [email protected]


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