Milestone

milestones

Indorama has come a long way from its modest beginning in 1976 as a small spinning plant in Indonesia. The last 30 years have been filled with aggressive expansions and diversifications into new areas.

2013

  • Indorama increases stake in YTY Group (Malaysia)
  • Indorama Synthetics commissions spun polyester yarn plant (Indonesia)
  • Indorama starts construction of Urea complex (Nigeria)

2012

  • Indorama Industries starts India’s first Spandex Yarn plant in Himachal Pradesh
  • IVL acquires Old World (USA)
  • IVL acquires Fibervisions (USA)
  • Indorama acquires stake in YTY Group (Malaysia)
  • IVI acquires Polypet (Indonesia)

2011

  • Indorama commissions compact cotton yarn plant (Uzbekistan)
  • Indorama Synthetics commissions new sewing thread plant (Indonesia)
  • Indorama acquires stake in P.T.Polyprima (Indonesia)
  • IVL acquires Wellman International (Ireland)

2010

  • IVL acquires PTA and PET Resin plant in Italy
  • IVL acquires Invista's Polyester plants in North America
  • IVL acquires SK's Polyester plants in Indonesian and Puland
  • IVL acquires Guangdong Shinda UHMWPE (China)

2009

  • IVL commissions the world’s largest greenfield PET plant in Alabama USA

2008

  • IVL acquires majority stake in TPT Petrochemicals (Thailand)
  • IVL acquires Tuntex Textiles (Thailand)
  • IVL acquires Eastman Chemical's PET/PTA assets in Netherlands and United Kingdom
  • Indorama Synthetics commissions new compact cotton yarn plant (Indonesia)

2006

  • Indorama commissions first greenfield PTA plant in Thailand
  • Indorama Synthetics starts 60 MW captive power plant (Indonesia)
  • IVL commissions green-field PET plant in Lithuania
  • Indorama acquires Eleme Petrochemicals in Nigeria

2003

  • IVL acquires PET manufacturer, Starpet, in Asheboro U.S.A.

2001

  • Indorama Synthetics commissions new 100% cotton yarn plant (Indonesia)

1999

  • Indorama Synthetics establishes new sewing thread plant (Indonesia)
  • Indorama commissions new cement plant in India

1998

  • Indorama IplikSanayiVeTicaret A.S. starts manufacture of spun yarns in Turkey

1997

  • Acquisition of Indo-Poly in Thailand
  • Indorama Synthetics commissions new fabric processing plant (Indonesia)

1996

  • Indorama Synthetics commissions new Polyester yarn and fibre plant (Indonesia)

1995

  • Indorama Synthetics commissions PET Resin plant in Indonesia, the first of its kind in South East Asia

1994

  • Indorama Synthetics establishes Fabric Division (Indonesia)

1992

  • ISIN Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. starts manufacture of spun yarn in Sri Lanka

1991

  • Indorama Synthetics starts to produce polyester yarn and fiber in Indonesia

1989

  • Medisafe Technologies starts manufacture of rubber gloves in Indonesia

1976

  • Indorama Synthetics starts to manufacture spun yarns in Indonesia