The Victrex Polymer Solutions division of Victrex (Thornton Cleveleys / UK; www.victrex.com) has appointed Padmini Petroplast Pvt (Mumbai / India; www.padminipetroplast.com) as its distribution partner in India. Established in 1999, Padmini Petroplast sells and distributes engineering thermoplastics, including acetal, PBT, PPS and polyamides. It has regional sales offices in Biwandi, Pune, Daman, Bangalore and Chennai.
Victrex says it is entering the Indian market with an aggressive strategy and anticipates good growth for Victrex PEEK. Padmini Petroplast will commence distribution of Victrex thermoplastics in January.