Techtextil 2019: Press conference of INDORAMA Ventures

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INDORAMA Ventures press conference on the occasion of Techtextil 2019

Techtextil – the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens took place May 14-17, 2019 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. On the occasion of Techtextil 2019 IHOFMANN was organizing an international media conference for INDORAMA Ventures/Wellmann International to launch the new brand DEJA™.

Official Market Launch of the brand DEJA™

INDORAMA Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) is one of the world’s leading petrochemicals producers with a global manufacturing footprint across Europe, Asia, America and Africa. The company with its headquarter in Bangkok, Thailand is listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index DJSI).  Wellman International is part of INDORAMA Ventures and since more than 40 years pioneering recycling technologies, particularly converting rPET bottles into highly usable products. DEJA™ gives a clear, ingredient brand guarantee of excellence  and gives a complete traceability from source to supply.

CEO of Wellman International: Edmund Ingle
Edmund Igle ©Indorama Ventures; Photo: Michael von Haugwitz

Edmund Ingle ©Indorama Ventures; Photo: Michael von Haugwitz

During the media conference, Edmund Ingle, CEO Wellman International Ltd., gave an outline on the INDORAMA Ventures company’s strategy in the major business fields and its commitment to deliver responsible and sustainable growth. He also explained how the truly sustainable fibre brand DEJA™ will contribute to reduce waste globally and keep planet and oceans cleaner.

The interest from the international media audience and relevant stakeholders from industry and associations was overwhelming. Around 40 participants from 18 countries attended the press conference on May 15  and showed great interest in the topic of rPET and the new brand DEJA™.  DEJA™ with the subtle connotation to the French„déjà vu“, refers to the long experience of Wellman as a pioneer of recycling technologies.