Epsan Plastik San. Tic. A.S.

Turkey based Epsan eyes on becaming a European leader on Polyamide compounds.

Epsan Plastic makes a strategic investment into new polyamide compounding line to increase its capacity in order to meet customer demand around the globe. Epsan announces that its investment into a new Coperion ZSK 58 Mc18 twin screw extruder line will increase its polyamide compounding capacity from 15.000 Mtons to 22.000 Mtons annually. The Company which is located in Bursa, Turkey has already invested into 4 compounding lines with Coperion. According to Arda Efe, Global Sales Director, Epsan is well establised in distributing its polyamide 6 and 6.6 compounds to Europe and North Africa currently under the brand names of Eplamid® and Eplon®. “The capacity increase will help Epsan to focus more on fast growing Asian markets as well as strengthen our position in existing ones.” said Mr. Efe. Epsan is an independent compounder which specialises in the production of high performance polyamide compounds since 1998. At present, Epsan has 2 plants located in Turkey as well as distributors throughout Europe. The firm employs about 100 employees worldwide and sells its polyamide 6 and 6.6 compounds to over 25 countries.