Momentive Opens Logistics Centre in Dubai, UAE for MEA Region
Enhances capability to serve customers in fast-growing region
WATERFORD, N.Y. (June 15, 2015) –Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (Momentive) announced today the inauguration of the MEA logistics Centre at Dubai, UAE. The new Logistics Centre, located in the Logistics City, will serve as a vital gateway to serve Momentive’s customers in the MEA region.
“Momentive continues its commitment to expanding our manufacturing and technology footprint by investing in high growth segments and regions around the world,” said Jack Boss, President and CEO. “The Dubai Logistics Centre fully complements our sales offices and Technical Services Lab in Jebel Ali. Combined with our investments in a World Class Manufacturing Facility in Chennai in 2011 and Technology Centre in Bangalore in 2012, Momentive is well positioned to better address the needs of our customers in this fast-growing region.” Momentive consistently evaluates and augments capabilities around the world in order to develop new applications and effectively serve its global customer base.
“This is yet another milestone in our commitment to continuously bring value to our customers in the region”, said V.P. Nalian, Vice President & Managing Director, Momentive India, Middle East & Africa. “We are excited about the growth opportunities in the region and this Logistics Centre will help us further accelerate our ability to capitalize on these opportunities, as we have always believed that combining Global Technology with Local Fulfillment is critical to earn the right to serve and grow our customers.”
Momentive Performance Materials Inc. is a global leader in silicones and advanced materials, with a 75-year heritage of being first to market with performance applications for major industries that support and improve everyday life. The Company delivers science-based solutions by linking custom technology platforms to opportunities for customers. Momentive Performance Materials Inc. is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of MPM Holdings Inc. Additional information about Momentive and its products is available at www.momentive.com.