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Zavod Elastik Invests In Spunlaid Line

April 3, 2008

Russian newcomer has ordered an SMS line from Oerlikon Neumag.

Zavod Elastik, a Russian newcomer in the spunmelt roll goods market, has ordered a three-beam SMS spunlaid line from Oerlikon Neumag, Neumünster, Germany. Featuring a production width of 3.2 meters, the new line is expected to come onstream at the end of the year. Zavod Elastik is targeting the medical and hygiene markets but plans to supply other typical polypropylene markets and applications domestically as well as in Europe.

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