Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (KRA) – Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: 2015-12


Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (Kraton) is a chemical company that manufactures engineered polymers such as styrenic block copolymer. The company was formerly known as Polymer Holdings LLC. It offers products such as adhesives and sealants, bitumen modification, cariflex polyisoprene, coatings and gels, compounding solutions, elastic nonwovens, medical products, nexar polymers, packaging and film, personal care products, and polymer modification products, among others. The company markets its products through its network of distributors in the US, Europe, Australia, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, and others. Kraton is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.

Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Key Recent Developments

Apr 29, 2015: Kraton Performance Polymers Announces First Quarter 2015 Results
Feb 24, 2015: Kraton Performance Polymers Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014 Results
Feb 11, 2015: Kraton Performance Polymers To Showcase Innovative Polymer Solutions For Stronger Asphalt Pavements
Jan 20, 2015: Kraton Performance Polymers Marks Indian Debut At Plastindia 2015
Nov 29, 2013: Kraton to exhibit new SBC compounds at EuroMold 2013 in Germany

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