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from the Brückner Group
13 May 2011

Brückner Group at Brasilplast: Latest technology for Latin America’s plastics industry

At this year’s Brasilplast, the meanwhile 13th, some 1,300 exhibitors from 30 countries met around about 65,000 visitors from 60 countries. The show was characterized by a generally good mood and optimism. Visitors at the Brückner Group`s joint booth made it clear that they see attractive new business opportunities for the plastics industry in Brazil as well as in Latin America in general. Numerous high quality contacts and well-founded discussions with film producers and plastics processors focused not only on the latest technological trends, but also on the future development of local, regional and worldwide markets.


Visitors especially showed great interest in:


Brückner Maschinenbau: High performance equipment for value added film production


Highly productive lines for an efficient production of thin flexible BOPP and BOPET packaging film or industrial and optical film grades up to 400 µm

Shrink film lines for the manufacture of trendy labels, full body sleeves or tamper evident packaging made of PET-G, with working width up to 6.2 m

Advanced specialty lines for the production of first class and high value films, such as function films with special barrier layers, optical films or films for photovoltaic modules


Kiefel: Solutions for the packaging, automotive and refrigerator industries


From the very first day at lot of Kiefel customers as well as new prospective clients from all over Latin America came to discuss existing and future projects. Especially in the focus: technologies for the cost-efficient mass production of packaging items, solutions for the processing of plastics for the automotive industry, machines for the efficient production of refrigerator interior and door liners.


PackSys Global: First class technology for the laminate, plastic tube and caps markets


For PackSys Global (PSG) Brasilplast has once again shown its importance in the plastic packaging scenario, with many existing and potential customers looking for first class solutions for the laminate and plastic tube market, as in the plastic caps market. In the tubes market the highest interest from customers was for the high flexibility and quick change features PSG machines offer, a decisive aspect in a market where batch sizes are getting smaller and smaller. In the plastic cap market, PSG’s high speed slitters were in the center of attention.


Latin Americas’ plastics industry is ready to make a leap forward – the Brückner Group stands by their side with latest technology, highest quality and an individual personal service, looking forward to providing further value.

Brückner Group's Brasilplast staff says thanks to all customers and friends for visiting the booth
The discussions were characterized by good mood and optimism
A meeting point for Latin America's plastics industry
Three leaders in plastics technology under one roof