In a bid to meet the growing demands for high tech plastics and rubber chemicals in East Europe, Lanxess has inaugurated a new distribution HQ in Bratislava, Slovakia- named LANXESS Central Eastern Europe s.r.o. All of its business activities in Poland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary are being controlled by LANXESS Central Eastern Europe s.r.o., based in the Slovakian capital. The company will also maintain offices in Warsaw in Poland and Budapest in Hungary. With this inauguration, the company will be able to better meet growing demand for Plastics, Rubbers and Inorganic Pigments in Eastern Europe. Growth in Eastern Europe is estimated to outstrip growth of Western Europe.