PC sheet manufacture jv in India
Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) and India’s Malibu Plastica have entered into a joint venture to supply PC sheet in the country.
The joint venture company known as Bayer Malibu Polymers will be headquartered in Ahmedabad. The company will make solid, multi-wall and corrugated sheet as well as thermoformed products for end-markets including industrial applications, building and construction, outdoor signage and windows and interior fittings for mass transportation vehicles.
Founded in 1987, Malibu Plastica says it is the first company in India to make PC sheet. It has a capacity to extrude 800 tonnes/year of sheet while BMS has eight sheet manufacturing sites in Australia, Belgium, China, Germany, Italy, South Korea, Mexico and the US.