ELIX Polymers appoints Polymer Z as distributor to target the North American ABS market

ELIX Polymers, a European manufacturer of precoloured ABS and ABS specialties, announced the appointment of Polymer Z as its distributor for the North American ABS market as of January 1st, 2013. This development reflects ELIX' commitment to becoming a leading player in the ABS market in North America.

Polymer Z, formed in 2004 and based in the United States, is responsible for selling ELIX' ABS products in North America as well as for providing local customers with high-quality technical, sales and marketing support. The company will sell ELIX ABS materials mainly for the automotive, appliance and medical Industry.

ELIX Polymers is very excited that Polymer Z is coming on board to strengthen ELIX´ position outside Europe. "This decision supports our strategy of growing outside Europe, and it makes real business sense considering the importance of the North American ABS industry", an ELIX source said.

About Polymer Z
Polymer Z was founded in 2004 as a market access company for major plastic producers to the North American automotive industry. The focus of the company is to act as a fast and efficient sales and marketing unit for major resin producers.

About ELIX Polymers
ELIX Polymers, based in Tarragona, Spain, has more than 35 years experience in pre-coloured Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene ("ABS”) and ABS specialty thermoplastic resins which possess high impact and mechanical strength. These plastics are used in the manufacture of high-end consumer goods, consumer electronics, medical devices and automotive dash-boards.