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Thursday, May 16 2019 - 07:32
Universal Fibers Opens New Plant Facility in Europe
GORZOW WIELKOPOLSKI, Poland, May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

Universal Fibers, Inc. celebrated the grand opening of its new plant in Europe 
on May 13, 2019. The event was attended by Universal Fibers' global customers 
and industry partners as well as leaders and officials from Gorzow 
Wielkopolski, Poland. 

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"In support of our honored customers in Europe, we are thrilled to be opening 
our newest manufacturing facility here in Poland," said Marc Ammen, CEO of 
Universal Fiber Systems. "This aligns with our strategy for global growth which 
began in 2009 with expansion into Asia and later in the U.K. Since then, 
customer response has been tremendous and we are winning in partnership with 
our industry leading products, quality and service."

The plant is fully integrated from extrusion to finished yarns in multiple 
chemistries including type 6 and 66 nylon, and serves Europe carpet 
manufactures in commercial, residential and automotive segments. "This new 
facility marks another investment in our commitment to provide the highest 
level of quality and service to our customers," said Phil Harmon, President of 
Universal Fibers. "As a global company, our leading technologies from the U.S. 
and Asia are now deployed locally in the European market.  We couldn't be more 
pleased with this investment and the platform it provides Universal Fibers to 
expand in the region."  

"Universal Fibers is one of two business units within Universal Fiber Systems," 
said Marc Ammen. "As our corporate portfolio continues to expand, this plant 
furthers synergy opportunities currently in place in the U.S., Europe and China 
for our second business unit, Premiere Fibers."

About Universal Fibers, Inc.: Universal Fibers, Inc. is one of two business 
units within Universal Fiber Systems, LLC ( 
), with Premiere Fibers, Inc. ( ) the second 
business unit. Based in Bristol, Virginia USA with manufacturing facilities in 
Europe, Thailand and China, Universal Fibers, Inc. is a global leader in the 
production of high quality, solution-dyed synthetic filament-based fibers for 
the flooring, transportation and industrial fibers industries. 

Universal Fibers(R) | ISO 9001, 14001 | Bristol, Virginia USA | Taicang, China
For more information, contact; +1.276.669.1161,

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SOURCE: Universal Fibers, Inc.