In February 2012, Genomatica announced an agreement with Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation to exclusively negotiate definitive agreements for a joint commercial operation in Asia for the production of BDO using Genomaticaʼs process technology.
This agreement builds on a previously announced memorandum of understanding between the companies and an equity investment by Mitsubishi Chemical into Genomatica, and strengthens the partnership between the two organizations.
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Mitsubishi Chemical and its parent company, Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation,
have extensive channels and customer relationships throughout Asia, as shown here.