METYX signs distributorship agreement with Alcan Airex

METYX Composites becomes an exclusive distributor of Alcan Airex products in Turkey.

METYX Composites (Istanbul, Turkey) reported on April 30 that it is an exclusive distributor of Alcan Airex (Sins, Switzerland) products in Turkey as of January 2008.

Alcan Airex is the European sales head office of the global organization Alcan Composites Core Materials and is a leading manufacturer of structural core materials. The AIREX and BALTEK brands of core materials are used by fabricators to make lightweight composites sandwich structures.

METYX manufactures high-performance reinforcements including multiaxial and RTM product groups. It also offers consulting services and composite products distribution. METYX Composites serves customers across various industries including automotive, marine, wind, and construction.

The plan is to grow the market for Alcan Airex in Turkey and then invest in a core material conversion facility at METYX Composites' new factory, which will be built in 2009.