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H.B. Fuller Breaks Ground on New Facility in Indonesia for Adhesives

Published on 2015-07-30. Author : SpecialChem

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- H.B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL) has broken ground on its future manufacturing facility in Surabaya, Indonesia. This future facility will strengthen H.B. Fuller's network in the Asia Pacific region and will complement the products and technical service offered today by the company's manufacturing facilities in China, the Philippines, Malaysia and Australia.

"This future manufacturing facility is an excellent example of how we will leverage our global reach and technical knowledge to empower local experts," says Jim Owens, H.B. Fuller president and chief executive officer. "Today, we mark an important milestone in our commitment to deliver value to our customers in Asia, enhance our competitive position, and continue making investments in the capabilities necessary to support our long-term growth strategy."

H.B. Fuller anticipates production of hot melt and water-based adhesives products to begin in the second quarter of 2016. This increased capacity in the region will enable the company to consistently meet local customers' requirements and grow significantly in Southeast Asia, particularly Indonesia.

From this new site, H.B. Fuller will provide adhesive solutions to customers in the hygiene, packaging, woodworking, filter, product assembly, container labeling and other durable assembly industries.

About H.B. Fuller

For over 125 years, H.B. Fuller has been a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. With fiscal 2014 net revenue of $2.1 billion, H.B. Fuller's commitment to innovation brings together people, products and processes that answer and solve some of the world's biggest challenges. Its reliable, responsive service creates lasting, rewarding connections with customers in packaging, hygiene, general assembly, electronic and assembly materials, paper converting, woodworking, construction, automotive and consumer businesses.

Source: H.B. Fuller
 


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