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Fimakem India Expands FIMCARB® WGCC Carbonate Slurry Capacity

Fimakem’s FIMCARB® Nano-Coating Pigment WGCC Slurry has successfully replaced other expensive pigments in writing and printing paper mills.

September 3, 2021

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A subsidiary of Wolkem India Ltd., Fimakem India Ltd., which caters to the maximum number of paper and board mills, expands capacity for the second time in less than 3 years at Dahej in Gujarat. The decision for capacity expansion was taken keeping in mind the growing demand for company’s Wet Ground Calcium Carbonate Filler and Coating Fimcarb® Slurry by the paper mills in Maharashtra and Gujarat. Fimakem’s fifth plant at Dahej was set up in 2019. Also, Fimakem India Ltd. has successfully replaced more expensive kaolin in writing and printing paper mills, and the inclusion of its nano & ultra-fine Fimcarb® Slurry offers improved faster drying and better Rheology of coating, thus enabling increase in the efficiency of the plant in addition to bringing cost savings.