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SAAF Announces Line Expansion

April 13, 2011

Six-beam Reicofil line will be up in early '13.

Today at INDEX, Saudi nonwovens producer Advanced Fabrics, announced it would add a new Reicofil line. The contract is for astate-of-the-art, six-beam spunmelt line from industry, which will be installed and running by early 2013.
Mr. Al-Othman said, “Iur strategy has always been to invest in the latest technology to expand SAAF’s international business in the Medical and Hygiene fields. This investment continues that strategy and will enable us to further develop with our strategic partners worldwide."

SAAF already has two spunmelt lines targeting the medical and hygiene markets.

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