RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.- Reichhold, Inc. announced Monday that it was appointed to serve on the board of directors for the Mexican national chemical industry association, La Asociación Nacional de la Industria Química (ANIQ).
Appointees to the ANIQ board of directors are confirmed by affiliated member companies and serve two-year terms. Finance Manager Gregorio Berrones will represent Reichhold on the board for 2007-2009.
Reichhold produces unsaturated polyester resins for composites and supplies resins for the coatings and graphic arts markets.
ANIQ is the leading chemical trade organization in Mexico, representing more than 90 percent of the private production of chemicals in the country. Its mission is to promote the sustainable development and competitiveness of the Mexican chemical industry on a worldwide basis.
“Being part of ANIQ’s board and participating in its commissions gives us a unique opportunity to better understand industry trends and practices,” said Reichhold Senior Vice President Rodney Biddle.
“Mexico has been and continues to be a key market for Reichhold in both the coatings and composites industries,” added President and CEO John Gaither. “We believe our involvement with ANIQ will bring tremendous value, both to Reichhold itself and our customers. We feel very privileged to participate as a member of the ANIQ board of directors,”
For more information on ANIQ (in Spanish), click here.