Palsgaard invests in large capacity emulsifier factory in Asia
Thursday, February 3, 2011, Mette Dal Steffensen
Palsgaard is now constructing a large state of the art
emulsifier factory in Asia. The yearly capacity of the plant is in
excess of 20.000 MT.
"Preliminary investigations and negotiations are now at such an
advanced stage that we feel comfortable to announce our plans",
explains Chairman Mr. Birger Brix.
The whole Asian region has been a major growth area for
Palsgaard over the last years. "In order to satisfy the increasing
needs and demands of our customers for high quality emulsifiers and
stabilisers produced in the Asian region, this is a natural move
forward in Palsgaard's strategic development plans", explains Mr.
The factory will be located in Singapore or neighbour state
Johor, Malaysia, depending on final investigation.
Palsgaard already has a fully equipped application centre in
Singapore with pilot equipment within dairy, ice cream, bakery and
soya milk products - the new production facility makes it all
The new factory is designed according to the latest and most
modern standards in terms of production technology, energy
consumption and environmental influence. The investment is budgeted
for 30 million USD, and will start producing in the first half