With Triveni Polymers Pvt. Ltd. Gerresheimer has been well positioned in Kundli, India for many years. A second production facility in Kosamba (Gujarat) is intended to strengthen the production capacities for the Triveni plastic containers, which are in high demand worldwide.
With a festive land veneration ceremony according to traditional Indian custom, the construction of a several thousand square meter building for a new plastic packaging production facility with a clean room environment began in December. Gerresheimer is thus concentrating its production of pharmaceutical primary packaging made of molded glass, tubular glass and plastic at the Kosamba plant near Mumbai. Together with the Triveni plant in Kundli, the four highly specialized Indian plants are part of the Gerresheimer Group’s global production network.
Managing Director Prakash Dhameja said: “The fact that we were able to achieve this goal in these difficult times of the pandemic is the result of good and intensive cooperation. The team had a vision and a goal in mind that they achieved in an impressive manner. ”We are all very proud and happy about this. We are particularly grateful to our colleagues at Gerresheimer Primary Packaging Glass, who helped us to hold the important traditional ceremony of worshiping the land under appropriate hygienic safety precautions. “
Jari Tevajarvi, Vice President Asia Plastic Packaging, added: “The fact that we work side by side with our colleagues from glass production here in Kosamba is very beneficial and sustainable for our customers and once again proves Gerresheimer’s global leadership role in the field of Pharma Primary Packaging in relation to glass and plastic. “
Since Gerresheimer founded Primary Packaging Plastic Triveni Polymers Ltd. eight years ago. has taken over, the company has almost doubled its capacity. The new production building in Kosamba should meet the increasing demand. The portfolio includes plastic containers for medication in many formats and designs. The manufacture of child-resistant closures is also particularly important.