A brief introduction from Peter Håkansson, Sales Director, FAS Converting Machinery AB;

The Turkish Plastic Film Market

We have seen during a number of years how the Turkish plastic market grown from a relatively small market to one of the bigger in the region. This is mostly due to plastics being a young and dynamic industry in Turkey. All important segments are growing, construction, agricultural and consumer.

Inside our main field, basically the garbage bag area, we noted a remarkable growth. Together with our co-operators we do our utmost to fill this gap. With this background we looks promising to the future of Plastic in Turkey!

A Success in Turkish Market

Grupak Plastik Makineleri İç Ve Dış Tic. Ltd. Şti. started its business in 2003 by selling plastic machines and provide technical services. Our focus over the years has developed itself to be a partner that links the Turkish market with plastic packaging machine manufacturers worldwide.
Our goal is to always work with companies whose products use the latest technology and is something of an expert in their field.

In Tuyap Plasteurasia exhibitions that we participite annual, we have always displayed our machines while it is running, we have always introduced latest innovations of plastic packing manufacturing techniques to our customers in general, and we will continue.

We are carrying on the sales and after sale technical services of the user friendly, high-tech and high performance machines of one of our valuable representation, Swedish FAS Converting company.

2014 an important year for FAS Converting and GRUPAK in Turkish market.

In the end of 2013, we have found the chance of exhibiting and run in-line our Euroline model perforated roll machine for the first time in Turkey as a in-line production. During the time of exhibition, all of our guests from Middle east, Turkey, Balkans and Russia had the chance of observing this experience live and consulting all of their questions to us.

The success of the exhibition, has reflected in sales seriously and also occasioned a substantial increase in our references of FAS Converting machines, especially in Turkey.

We are aware of our progress on the right track is a result of our understanding of after-sale service and quality, our target and market oriented selections and the support and appreciation that we have seen from our customers.

In the direction of the mission that we took on, our reliable services without making any concessions from qualities will be continued to be our main principle.

As every year, also at the end of this year we will be honored to have you as our guests in Tüyap Plasteurasia exhibition in Istanbul, Turkey.

Please visit us at Stand 217 Hall 2 in Plastic Eurasia, Istanbul, 4-7 December 2014.

Read more about Plast Eurasia here.


This unit is optimized for garbage bag production, in- or off-line. Equipped with a non driven C-folder and single sealing bars as standard.

With FAS tensionless sealing operation and heating from two sides, it enables LLD, LD, MD, HD, recycled and biomaterial to be converted into a garbage bag on roll. The TU220 tape unit is the only optional equipment which can be attached.

– Basic converting line for garbage bag production including a non driven C-folder
– In- or Offline configuration – with or without surface unwind
– Flexible unit, easy to operate and maintain
– Servo driven
– A combination of well proven FAS units
– Sealing from two sides with single sealing bars
– Unique tensionless sealing system
– Optional equipped with – PP-insert and TU220 tape unit

Read more about EUROLINE here.

Grupak Plastik Makineleri İç Ve Dış Tic. Ltd. Şti., has begun to function in 2003, by selling plastic packaging machines and giving the after sale technical services. In our company, which has established after 15 years of experience in the sector, we took on the duty of being a reliable connection between Turkish plastic packaging manufacturers and plastic packaging machine manufacturers.

While selecting the representations, we paid attention to work with companies that aims using the latest technology in their products and being an expert in their topic in accordance to our importance to specialisation and professional experience.

Thanks to our diversity of products such as PE film lines, flexo printing presses and different kind of bag making machines which convert this printed, non-printed films. We have been marketing from granular raw material to the final packaging products and lines which can be recycled again.

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Marcello Segre Reinach, CEO at RAM.

Following 25 years of profitable cooperation in the Italian market, RAM has been appointed on May 2013 as marketing advisor for the Turkish market.

Marcello Segre Reinach, CEO at RAM, have long experience and friendly contacts with Turkish customers in the plastic technology field since 1993.

His experience and the efforts of local agent Grupak, bring FAS Converting to success also in this important market. Today almost 10 lines from FAS Converting, from classic Euroline to the draw-tape line, off-line and in-line, are perfectly running in Turkey with total customers satisfaction.

Future expectations are more than positive thanks to the FAS Converting team and brilliant local market.