M&G Gruppo Mossi & Ghisolfi

World biggest PET producer

Address details:

Str. Strada 4 - Palazzo A6
Italy, 20090 Assago (Mi)

M&G is a chemical engineering company headquartered in Tortona, Italy. It develops PET resins for container packaging and PET packaging Films for the food market.

The Group is presently the world’s largest producer of PET for packaging applications with production capacity of 1.7 million tonnes per annum.

Group sales proceeds in 2007 were almost $2.5 billion of which around 80% were derived from operations involving PET.

M&G Group is divided into 2 business units, PET Polymer and Acetates. The Group has manufacturing assets in Brazil, Italy, Mexico and USA and supports three R&D facilities in Rivalta , Italy, in Sharon Center OH, USA and in Poços de Caldas, Brazil.

In 2004 with the acquisition of Chemtex International M&G got involved in engineering, procurement and construction management in the fields of polyester (fibers and polymers), refining, petrochemicals and specialty chemicals.