Borealis: Major Investment in Brazil
Borealis will invest R$ 18 million in the acquisition of a new extrusion line to enlarge its Itatiba plant. Borealis has two production units in Brazil located in Itatiba and Triunfo. The investment, which will serve the automotive and appliances markets, will increase the polypropylene (PP) compounding capacity of the plant by 11,000 tonnes per annum and is due for completion in mid-2008.
Borealis is Brazil is a joint-venture between Borealis and Braskern.
Would you like to subscribe to our Newsletters on plastics technology and profit from the latest information?
Looking for a new challenge? Check out our jobs market!
Patents encourage innovation: Stay on the ball with the latest innovations in the plastics industry in our patents section.