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Toyobo Adds To PET Spunbond

May 8, 2007

Expansion planned for next year.

Japanese nonwovens producer Toyobo plans to increase its PET spunbond output by 2000 tons this year, bringing its total capacity of the material to 16,000 tons. The increase is a direct response to demand for automotive and building materials and could be followed by an additional new line in 2010, according to reports.

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