Covestro (Thailand) joined ASEAN Youth Camp

Chonburi – Dr. Daniel Koch (left), Managing Director of Covestro (Thailand) Co., Ltd. received the token of appreciation from H.E. General Surasak Karnjanarat (right), Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Minister, at the opening ceremony of ASEAN Youth Camp under the theme "ASEAN Youth Stepping Towards Environment Sustainability”.

Covestro (Thailand) welcomed over a hundred students, represented all countries in ASEAN region, to visit Covestro's polycarbornate production site in Map Ta Phut to learn about best practices on environment and community management as a part of the education program.

The week-long event, hosted by Thailand's Natural Resources and Environment Ministry, will see the youngsters learn and share views on sustainable development through the sufficiency economy as well as to see the best practices from the stakeholders in Thailand on how to align and implement Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into their project.

ASEAN students at Covestro’s Polycarbornate Production Site in Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate

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With 2017 sales of EUR 14.1 billion, Covestro is among the world’s largest polymer companies. Business activities are focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative solutions for products used in many areas of daily life. The main segments served are the automotive, construction, wood processing and furniture, and electrical and electronics industries. Other sectors include sports and leisure, cosmetics, health and the chemical industry itself. Covestro has 30 production sites worldwide and employs approximately 16,200 people (calculated as full-time equivalents) at the end of 2017.

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