19 December 2017
19 December 2017
Aliancys has signed a distribution agreement with JRD Polymers, an Indian distributor of plastics and resins.
JRD will distribute the full Aliancys product portfolio.
“In India, Aliancys is a highly respected company with a track record of suppling quality resins already for many years,” explains Amol Doshi of JRD Polymers. “We are delighted to add the products from Aliancys to our portfolio and create exciting new business opportunities. The market approach taken by Aliancys to have strong relationships with its customers is very much in line with the way we work with our customers.”
“The composites market in India is growing at a very good pace,” states Bert Bakker, CEO of Aliancys. “As customers grow their business they require reliable resin suppliers, providing resins with quality consistency for their business today and being able to bring great innovations for their business tomorrow. We are delighted to have found a new partner that can help us to build stronger ties in the supply chain and that will support us to further develop our business in India.”
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