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SCHOTT Expands in China

10.23.17

Will produce upwards of 2 billion pieces of pharmaceutical packaging per year

SCHOTT, a technology-based group of glass manufacturers and developers, has opened a new packaging production plant in China that will produce upwards of 2 billion pieces of pharmaceutical packaging per year. The new site allows the company to more effectively provide Chinese pharmaceutical manufacturers with packaging products.
 
The plant is located at the SCHOTT Xinkang headquarters in Jinyun, Zhejiang, and will manufacture ampoules, vials and cartridges made of premium glass tubing for the domestic pharma industry.
 
The new production facility adds to the company’s global network of manufacturing sites in 13 countries. This year, the group also invested in its plants in Müllheim (Germany), Lebanon (U.S.) and St. Gallen (Switzerland), among others.