COLUMBIA – AKPA Kimya Organic Peroxides and Initiators (AKPA Kimya) announced plans to locate a new distribution and warehousing facility for organic products in Allendale County. The development is projected to bring $2.6 million in capital investment and create 13 new jobs.
Founded in 1997 in Istanbul, Turkey, AKPA Kimya specializes in the production of organic peroxide, initiator, accelerator and paint dryers used in the composite, petrochemical and paint sectors. With a wide range of products in the chemical industry, AKPA Kimya provides fast and efficient product supply worldwide, including to North America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.
Located at 122 Innovation Drive in Fairfax, the company’s new distribution facility is expected to come online in the second quarter of 2019. For more information on the company, please visit www.akpakimya.com.