Sumitomo (SHI) Demag: Engagement China
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH, Schwaig, Germany, and its Chinese subsidiary Demag Plastics Machinery (Ningbo) Co., Ltd. are planning an expansion of their annual production capacity in China from 650 to 1,000 injection molding machines.
Sumitomo is investing about EUR 7 million in the expansion of production capacity. Demag Plastics Machinery is currently producing the Systec C machine series in Ningbo with a clamping force ranging from 500 to 10,000 kN.
In the future, further machine series from the Sumitomo product range shall be produced in China. In addition, the export ratio of 25% shall be further increased. Besides the local processing enterprises, Demag Ningbo particularly supplies injection molding plants in Southeast Asia, in the Middle East and in Latin America.
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