GPCA '12: UAE’s Taghleef Industries to expand BOPP film converting

28 November 2012 14:04  [Source: ICIS news]

DUBAI (ICIS)--United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Taghleef Industries (Ti) is scheduled to add 30,000 tonnes/year biaxially oriented polypropylene (PP) converting line located in Cairo, Egypt in the last quarter of 2013, a company source said on Wednesday.

Ti has an existing facility at the same site, with a converting capacity of 22,000 tonnes/year, the source said at the sidelines of 7th annual Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association (GPCA) forum.

Ti has film converting units across the world, totalling to more than 360,000 tonnes/year of BOPP film capacity.

Author: Ong Sheau Ling

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly

Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index