UG Plast Inc Opens Facility (July 27, 2018) – Ug Plast Inc., a producer of high quality multi-wall polycarbonate, solid polycarbonate, and corrugated polypropylene sheets, has announced the opening of its first U.S. manufacturing facility in York, PA. The 72,000-square-foot facility is located at 1128 Roosevelt Avenue and will provide convenient access to all major markets in the eastern United States and Canada.
“We want to maximize production as quickly as possible, and we’re currently recruiting for positions that require manufacturing and customer service skills,” said Ug Plast President Artem Petrovskiy. “By the time we reach full capacity, we’re hoping to bring 25 new jobs to the York area.”
Initial output of Ug Plast’s York facility is expected to exceed 8 million pounds of thermoplastic sheets annually. When fully online, capacity will surpass 16 million pounds, and all materials will be domestically sourced and all products will be made in the USA. Ug Plast will supply distributors that serve a variety of industries, including architectural design and construction, signage and displays, medical and consumer products, industrial packaging, and OEM markets. Ug Plast will not deal in direct sales.
Ug Plast is the U.S. manufacturing subsidiary of Ug-Oil-Plast, one of Europe’s largest producers of polycarbonate and polypropylene sheets. Since 2006, Ug-Oil-Plast has manufactured high quality thermoplastic sheet products in two European manufacturing plants with global sales exceeding $70 million.