Mondi Packaging, a global provider of high-performance packaging and release liner solutions, has extended it geographical presence through acquisitions in Europe and the U.S. With its recent investments, Mondi Packaging continues to demonstrate commitment to growing its presence in the Release Liner industry. At the beginning of 2006, Mondi Packaging acquired the US-based Akrosil group, which had production and sales facilities in the U.S. and the Netherlands. In addition to the acquisition of Akrosil, Mondi Packaging has already started to develop its position in North America further, by expanding extrusion coating capacity in the US. By providing a comprehensive product portfolio with regional service and management, Mondi is positioned to better service its customers. Mondi Packaging provides a full range of siliconized products to the pressure-sensitive adhesives industry. Markets served include graphic arts, hygiene, medical, tape, label, sealants and fiber composites.