Koplas: Korean rotomolder pursues expanded offshore presence


A welcome sight at a trade show that is traditionally dominated by injection molding machinery and auxiliaries was Rototec Diamond Co. Ltd. (Cheongju, Korea), a rotational molding processor with regional ambitions. Speaking to PlasticsToday at the Koplas Show in Seoul, Director Mi Kyeong Kim detailed the company's recent expansion drive and offshore initiatives.

"We boosted our local presence [in Korea] through the acquisition of Polytec in 2o12 and we went on to set up a subsidiary in China this year in the city of Zhangjiagang," says Kim. "We are currently in the planning phase for a manufacturing operation there."

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