Our new USA plant is located at Elizabethtown in Kentucky,
USA. The site houses an 8.7 meter wide Biaxially Oriented Polyester (BOPET) Film
line that runs at 500 meters per minute and is capable of turning out 36,000 MT
of film per year. It is complemented by a plasma enhanced high-barrier metalliser
that can convert 6,000 MT of film per year.
The film line, one of the world’s largest, is bigger than
any other film line presently operating in the USA. It started commercial production
in January 2013.
A second 8.7 meter wide BOPET Film line is planned at