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November 6, 2009
German polymer distributor K.D. Feddersen (Hamburg) has set up an affiliated company in the UK. Geared towards markets in the UK and Ireland, the Birmingham-based, K.D. Feddersen UK will distribute a range of engineering polymers, including PP compounds, polyamides, POM, polyesters, long fibre-reinforced compounds and high performance polymers like PPA from renowned producers.
Karlheinz Schuster, Managing Director of K.D. Feddersen explained, "As one of the leading plastics distributors in Western Europe, our company plans to carry out a series of further strategic expansions. Our aim is to offer fast and flexible solutions to our customers on a local basis and at an attractive price/performance ratio".
And the company appears to be vigorously pursuing its goal of rapid European expansion. The company acquired a subsidiary in France in 2003, and in 2007, it purchased Swedish company Materialdepan Norden AB, later renamed K.D. Feddersen Norden. The company also has a production facility in Suzhou, China and a distribution company, KDF Distribution, in Shanghai.
About K.D. Feddersen Group
K.D. Feddersen GmbH & Co. KG is the specialist distributor of technical thermoplastic polymers with more than 50 years of experience in the distribution of engineering polymers. Since being founded in 1985, K.D. Feddersen Holding GmbH owns all companies belonging to the Feddersen Group.
Source: KD Feddersen website
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