APT Partnering with Local Manufacturers in CIS to Expand EPDM Market Penetration

Advanced Polymer Trading is looking to partner with local manufacturers to expand the market availability of EPDM in the CIS including Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, and Ukraine.

Advanced Polymer Trading (APT), an international trading company who specialise in the global trade of plastics, rubber, and petrochemicals, is expanding its network of potential local manufacturers who use Mitsui’s EPT range of Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomers (EPDM). APT is focusing on manufacturers in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) including Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, and Ukraine.

Mitsui’s EPT an Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM) synthetic rubber which capitalises on the advantages of olefin polymerization technology. Not only is EPT resistant to weather and ozone as well as heat and cold, but it also possesses outstanding electrical characteristics and chemical resistance. As a result it is used in many applications including automotive parts, civil engineering and building materials, electrical cables, etc.

Part of our strategy for 2012 is to connect with more manufacturers in the CIS including in Ukraine and surrounding countries.” said Mr. Hamid Amiri, APT’s Managing Director. “Mitsui’s EPT is a very versatile polymer and we are focusing on promoting it in these new territories.

As part of its plans to promote Mitsui’s EPT products, APT is actively seeking local manufacturers in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) including Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, and Ukraine.