Effective April 1, 2021, Solvay will expand the distribution in the EMEA region (excluding Italy) of its Solef® PVDF and Halar® ECTFE specialty polymers through Biesterfeld Plastic and Ixef® PARA via Albis.
“We have long-standing, strategic distribution partnerships with Biesterfeld and Albis,” said Dries Steijnen Sales Director Channel Partners EMEA. “They are highly experienced and reliable channel partners with infrastructure scale and numerous local subsidiariesthroughout the EMEA region to secure and provide our customers world-class commercial, logistic and technical service capabilities.”
Biesterfeld Plastic began distributing Solvay’s range of specialty polymers more than 30 years ago and today their portfolio includes Udel® PSU, Radel® PPSU, Veradel® PESU, Ryton® PPS and Hyflon® PFA/MFA.
Solvay’s collaboration with Albis for the distribution of its specialty polymers started two decades ago and includes Amodel® PPA, Xydar® LCP, Ixef® healthcare and gamma-stabilized PARA grades, Omnix® HPPA and Kalix® HPPA, KetaSpire® PEEK and AvaSpire® PAEK.