Oxford Alloys, a Baton Rouge-based specialty welding products supplier, has opened its new facility in Singapore.

“Oxford Alloys has been operating in Asia for the past 10 years. We have been both a participant and witness to the tremendous growth in the region. We are expanding capabilities to better serve this growing and strategically important market,” President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Ashworth said in a news release.

Ashworth was at the Oxford Alloys Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. opening ceremony Monday.

“Singapore is well known as a center of global trade, investment, and industry. The outstanding infrastructure, coupled with the availability of a highly educated talent pool, makes Singapore the ideal location for us to leverage the tremendous growth opportunities in the eastern hemisphere,” Ashworth said.

Oxford Alloys also has locations in Chicago and Houston serving customers worldwide