Thal Limited to establish polypropylene bag plant
House of Habib subsidiary Thal Limited has invested US$11.0m to establish a polypropylene woven bag plant in Hub, Balochistan. Germany-based Windmoller & Holscher will supply the plant. The Business Recorder newspaper has reported that it will have a capacity of 90m bags/yr.
Chief executive officer Syed Umair Ahmed said "Thal Limited also has a paper production capacity of 250m bags/yr and with a polypropylene woven bag production capacity of 90m bags/yr we will be able to cater to not only the local market but also grow our export business."