Sonoco-Alcore expands in the Middle-East, enters the Saudi Arabian tube and core market
BRUSSELS, March 7, 2019 (PPI Europe) -Sonoco-Alcore is expanding its tube and core business in the Middle East. The firm has entered into a joint-venture (jv) with Tahweel Integrated Company to operate a new manufacturing site in the Rabigh Plus Park in Saudi Arabia. The financial details of the jv were not disclosed.
The new 8,000 m² plant will house two lines and produce some 20,000 tonnes/yr of tubes and cores. Some 40 people will be employed at the site.
“The new location will be an important milestone in the company’s mission to support their customers’ manufacturing needs across the region,” Sonoco-Alcore ...