Insilco’s Plant is likely to remain shut down till August 20, 2014 due to high inventory and low sales volume. The company had earlier also announced that it will remain shut down from July 18, 2014 to August 12, 2014 due to high inventory and low sales volume.
Insilco’s principal activity is to manufacture and sell precipitated silica. It produces different grades of precipitated silica, catering to the requirements of customers in rubber and non-rubber segments. The rubber applications include tyres, footwears, rice roller, rubber auto parts and miscellaneous rubber goods industries. The non-rubber applications include plant protection, feed, food, toothpaste, detergents, battery separator, paints, silicon rubber, frp, defoamer, pharmaceuticals and distilleries.