West to launch facility in China

McNulty, Mike
June 2011
Rubber & Plastics News;6/27/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 24, p0001
Trade Publication
The article reports that West Pharmaceutical Services Inc. will launch a compression molding plant in Shanghai, China, to manage growth and expansion in the Asia-Pacific region. It states that the new facility will primarily produce elastomeric stoppers, while its market in China is already as large as those in the U.S. and Europe. It mentions that its factory in Cornwall, England will continue producing a unique line of pharmaceutical packaging at the site.


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