17 Jul 2019

Kolon Plastics, INC. appoints Nordmann as European distributor for its KOPEL® product line

Nordmann is pleased to announce the appointment by Kolon Plastics, INC., as the official distributor for their KOPEL® Thermoplastic Copolyester Elastomers (TPE-C) in Europe (excl. Nordics and Turkey). The agreement is effective from 1 July 2019.

Headquarters of Kolon Group in Korea

Kolon Plastics, INC. is a global major player for engineering plastics and high-end materials and produces high-quality basic polymers as well as compounds.  KOPEL® as one product line is a range of Thermoplastic Copolyester Elastomers (TPE-C) grades. It includes General Grades, UM Grades (Upper Molecular Weight) and HR Grades (High Resilience) which are all made by polymerization. Furthermore, Kolon offers Airbag Cover Grades, Blow Molding Grades and a Monofilament Grade being made by compounding.

Mr. Yuri Suh, Vice President Global Marketing, comments; “As a global major player specializing in engineering plastics, we are happy to be a partner with Nordmann, an international distribution partner known for its  customer oriented focus and technical expertise, and work together to establish our technical solutions and value to the market.”

Nordmann is an international leading chemical distribution company headquartered in Hamburg, Germany. Jost E. Laumeyer, Global Sales Director Plastics, adds; “This exciting new opportunity to include KOPEL® Thermoplastic Copolyester Elastomers (TPE-C) is an excellent addition to our plastics portfolio. We are committed to partnering with global leading manufacturers and bringing the highest quality products and solutions to our customers.”