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Ascend Functional materials Co., Ltd. originated in 1950 when Monsanto established the chemical division including nylon 6,6. In 1997, Monsanto split its Chemical Division to form Solutia. On June 1st, 2009, SK Capital Partners, a private investment company, acquired Solutia's nylon business and established Ascend Performance Materials.

Ascend Performance Materials makes high-performance materials for everyday essentials and new technologies. Our focus is on improving quality of life and inspiring a better tomorrow through innovation. Our customers use Ascend products to make safer vehicles, cleaner energy, better medical devices, smarter appliances ad longer-lasting apparel and consumer goods.

Ascend functional materials include various specifications of nylon 6,6 products(Brand name: Vydyne), and other nylon related raw materials (Nitrilotriacetric Acid Trisodium Salt Monohydrate, Aerylonitrile, 1,6-Hexanediamine, etc.)

Ascend Products

Engineered Materials

Sustainable Specialties

Performance Chemicals

Fibers & Textiles