Samsung to Build Water Treatment Plant for Membranes, NHK Says

A Samsung Group unit plans to build a plant in the southern coastal Korean city of Yeosu to make membranes for water treatment, NHK reported, without citing anyone.

The company, which will begin supplying the membrane filtering system as early as next April, is expected to formally announce the plan to enter the water recycling business next week at an exhibit in Busan, the news agency said.

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