Plastics Capital Plc

Plastics Capital is a niche manufacturer of specialist plastic products. Applications for these products vary widely and examples include:

  • Packaging for the food manufacturing and distribution – films, sacks and pouches
  • Steering columns and instrument control knobs in the automotive industry – plastic ball bearings
  • Hydraulic and industrial rubber hose manufacture – various types of plastic mandrel
  • Cardboard box manufacture – plastic creasing matrices

Plastics Capital’s business model is based on understanding customers’ problems in depth, and then developing and mass producing proprietary, technical solutions for these problems.

The business operates through two divisions, Films and Industrial, and has the majority of its production in six UK based factories, with a further three factories in Asia. Approximately 40% of its £55 million sales are made outside the UK to more than 80 countries.