By Michael Eboh
Shongai Packaging In dustry Limited has announced its plans to expand its production activities through further investment in the production of innovative packaging products.
According to the Chairman of the company, Alhaji Mohammed Kassim, the decision to increase its investment was borne out of an audit of its business operations which led to the identification of a number of areas where more funding is needed so as to better integrate and consolidate its operations.
He said, â€œFollowing an audit of our business operation, we have identified a number of investment areas needed to better integrate and consolidate our operations. Consequently for the consolidation program some project areas are identified and would be addressed. These identified project areas are: the recycling of plastic waste and rejects in to plastic granules/chips, the production of plastic pallets, the production of compression moulded plastic caps, expansion of blow moulding line into Stretch blow moulding for the production of PET Bottles and expansion in to multilayer blown film line with 10 colour gravure printing line for production of flexible packaging stocks.â€
Kassim further disclosed that the expansion programme will help it to meet up with the increasing demands for its various products.
He noted that due to increasing opportunities and expansion plans in packaging industry, the company will further diversify its operations to meet the demands of its numerous industrial customers in the oil, paint, building, automobile, agricultural, pharmaceutical and cosmetic Industries.