Shin-Etsu Group Original Calendar 2015


~Nature、History and Culture~

The state of Louisiana is located in the Southern United States and faces the Gulf of Mexico. The Mississippi River, which runs through the state, plays an important role in water transportation. It also possesses various scenery created by nature, history and culture that is truly captivating. Shintech is the world’s largest polyvinyl chloride(PVC) manufacturer and energetically leads the performance as well as globalization of Shin-Etsu Chemical. Shintech began the production of PVC in Texas in 1974. Since then, it established its second base in Addis, Louisiana in 2000 and started integrated production from raw materials in Plaquemine, Louisiana in 2008. While further developing production bases in the state of Louisiana, Shintech continues to make progress for the future. We present you with a calendar that introduces the various attractions in Louisiana; from the state capital of Baton Rouge and the grand, rich nature, to New Orleans, a city that flourishes with its ports, industry, tourism and Jazz culture.