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Klöckner Pentaplast Thailand starts up new production line

Rayong, Thailand – November 8, 2016. Klöckner Pentaplast, a global leader in rigid plastic film and
packaging solutions, has added a new PET production line in Thailand located at Eastern Seaboard
Industrial Estate, Rayong.
With this strategic investment, Klöckner Pentaplast in Thailand responds to the rising demand
for PET packaging solutions from the food industry. Fifteen employees will work on the new production
line in Rayong. “Demand for single and multilayer food packaging is growing very quickly”, stated Giles
Peacock, Group Senior Vice President Food and Consumer Packaging. “We invested in the new
production line which enables us to fulfill the high expectations for standard and high quality films for
the local Thai market.”
Klöckner Pentaplast has a long experience in food films globally and has added this new
production line to serve the rising demand for electronic and food packaging in Thailand. To support the
growth of main customers in Asia and the Middle East, Klöckner Pentaplast has more than 200
employees in Thailand. The company has a dedicated sales force working hand in hand with brand
owners, packaging experts and converters to help ensure success.