Sekisui buys third U.S. plant to capitalize on "plastics manufacturing renaissance"


Thermoplastics company Sekisui Polymer Innovations LLC (SPI) announced today the purchase of a third manufacturing facility in the United States. The new site is a 375,000-sq-ft facility on 56 acres in Bloomsburg, PA, located two miles from company headquarters. The other facility is the former Allen Extruders plant, which it purchased in 2007, in Holland, MI.

Parent company Sekisui Chemical joined together Allen Extruders and Kydex, a manufacturer of thermoplastic sheeting that it bought in 1990, to form SPI in 2014.

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