Portuguese manufacturing company of recyclable cellulosic materials seeks investors

OFFER from Portugal, reference: BOPT20170706002, valid from 06-07-2017 untill 20-02-2019

  • Start date:
    6 juli 2017
  • End date:
    20 februari 2019
  • Summary:
    A Portuguese producer of cellulosic pulp and recycled raw materials such as packaging, pallets, pallet boxes and fibers, is looking for investors and business partners to help and expand the business in Portugal. Acquisition and joint venture agreements are desired.
  • Description:
    The Portuguese company was founded by the former owner of a similar company in Brazil. In 2016, this partner decided to bet on the expansion of its business in Portugal and thus, opened a company in Portugal with the aim of expanding its products in the Portuguese market.
    This company decided to create a new product and is investing around 2 million euros in the creation of a new production zone in Portugal, as well as introducing this a new technology.
    The company's main product is named "the pallet" and the production method consists of the process of cellulosic mass injection.This product has an RFID tracking system, embedded in the mass of the injected pallet, offering greater security in national and international transport.
    The main technology used is the injection of Cellulose Mass, which allowed a reduction of 70% of energy and 22% of the volume of water with greater speed and mainly reduction of non conformities, finishes and consequent greater quality assurance of final products. Efficiency and innovation of organic products are main targets for this company.
    The company is now looking for new investors, across acquisition and joint venture agreement. They are interested in partners with knowledge about industrial organic products and recycling.
    The company intends to satisfy the needs of customers with solutions in packaging and products from ecologically correct or discarded, classified, discontinued and reprocessed materials, for use in different types of segments, complying with all norms and requirements of regulatory bodies and target market.

Partner Sought
  • Type of Partnership Considered:
    Acquisition agreement, Joint venture agreement
  • Technical Specification or Expertise Sought:

    Product associated to an a new innovative technology, within the most demanding world standards, for transportation and storage of products;

    Use of resistant, impermeable materials allowing the use of these products in humid and dry environments: physical and dynamics resistance for moving various cargo equivalent to wooden pallets;

    Product resistance up to four tons, combining functionality, standardization, quality, design and environmental preservation.

    The company is looking for investors/future partners interested in this business (and to become part of the company, in negotiable terms).
    The company intends to conclude a joint venture agreement with investors interested in expanding the business in Portugal and supporting the development of the new technology.

    SME 11-50,SME <10,>500 MNE,251-500,SME 51-250,>500

  • Development stage:
    Available for demonstration
  • IPR Status:
    Patents granted
  • Market keywords:
    Other chemicals and materials (not elsewhere classified)
  • Technology keywords:
    Agro chemicals
    Organic Substances
    Special chemicals, intermediates
  • NACE keywords:
    Manufacture of other organic basic chemicals
  • Advantages and Innovations:
    - Durability and support of the product;
    - Uniformity and precision in details;
    - Product with a strong technological component;
    - Strong component and contribution to recycling: product fully made of recycled material and after use can still be recycled;
    -Innovative manufacturing model: environmental advantages that allows recycling without resorting to the cutting down of more trees;
    - 100% environmentally friendly product and using of discarded raw material of low cost;
    -This product allows to monetize resources with a strong component in energy and ecological efficiency;
    -Product with a good anti-pest process: may receive biological treatment against plagues, fungi and insects.
  • Type and Size of Organisation:
    Industry SME <= 10
  • Already Engaged in Trans-National Cooperation
  • Year Established:
  • Turnover:
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  • Languages spoken
    • English
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish