COVID-19 Communication #51

Dear customers & partners, Chemically Activated Wood-based Carbon Recently, we have seen a sudden and very steep cost increase for producing our Colorsorb HP series of chemically activated wood-based carbon. This is due to a 100% cost increase of yellow phosphorous, feed material for phosphoric acid which is a key raw material to produce this…

COVID-19 Communication #49

Dear customers & partners, Although we are experiencing tough times in our plants in India, particularly in Coimbatore, the Jacobi team is able to give back to the local communities and support the people in many different ways to get through this difficult time. Our close relationship with the communities and their authorities helps us…

COVID-19 Communication #47

Dear customers & partners, Recent developments in the world have worsened the ocean freight situation. The blockage of the Suez canal and the swift recovery of the US economy are hindering shipping lines’ efforts to improve the current imbalance of container availability. Our expectation is that ocean freight delays and costs will remain highly impacted…

COVID-19 Communication #46

Dear customer & partners, Although vaccination programs are being implemented, the pandemic is far from over: India is going through a second COVID-wave with up to 70,000 new cases per day. Anticipating the Indian Government will soon enforce a new lockdown, we have re-imposed strict measures in our two Indian factories. Fortunately, we have sufficient…