Osterman and Industrial Mafra Announce Joint Venture to Improve Market Positions in the Americas

Osterman Plastics de Mexico combines local know how with worldwide resources to introduce a new level of responsiveness, product options and cost competitiveness

CHESHIRE, Conn., – Osterman Plastics de Mexico S. de R.L. is a new joint venture company announced today by Industrial Mafra S.A. de C.V., a leading distributor of plastic resins in Mexico, and Osterman & Company, Inc., one of the top worldwide plastic resins distributors.

Combining the logistics, expertise and product availability of two leading resin distributors gives both resin manufacturers and plastics fabricators a new choice in the Mexican market. In addition to market expertise, Osterman Plastics de Mexico customers have access to a complete team of experienced sales professionals, technical support personnel, and logistics know how.

“We’re creating a fast, direct line between supply and demand,” Osterman company officials said. “We look at this as a business gateway that combines world-class logistics, strong relationships and resin choices Mexico has never had available before. This is the next step in our ongoing strategy to increase our presence and capabilities in the region.”

Osterman Plastics de Mexico was created after research showed supply gaps in the Mexican market. The new company is positioned to be a complete resin resource, with new alternatives, a higher level of service, and technical rigor local fabricators are looking for.

Osterman Plastics de Mexico joins Osterman’s Latin American Polymers, LLC (LAP) and Quimtec Polymers, LLC (Quimtec) as another major force for resin sourcing for the Americas. It’s a powerful distribution system for polyethylene, polypropylene, polystyrene and engineered resins.

About Osterman & Company Osterman & Company is a premier global plastic resin distributor that’s been helping customers for more than four decades. With a focus on integrity, relationship building, product expertise and intuitive service, Osterman satisfies a diverse range of customers from offices around the world. For more information, visit www.osterman-co.com.

About Industrial Mafra With over 24 years’ experience, Industrial Mafra is a leading distributor of low density (LDPE), high density (HDPE) and linear low density (LLDPE) for injection molding, blow molding and rotational molding in the Mexican marketplace. For more information, visit www.industrialmafra.mx.