Established in 1977, Symetal S.A. produces aluminium foil (from 6 to 200 mic) and aluminium flexible-packaging materials. The Company is highly export-oriented with over 90% of its sales carried out into more than 60 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Far East, America and Australia. Symetal S.A. is an aluminium segment subsidiary of ElvalHalcor S.A., a leading global industrial producer of aluminium and copper.
Symetal has two production facilities, the rolling plant situated at Oinofyta - 60 km north of Athens and the converting plant situated at Mandra - 25 km west of Athens. The rolling plant is dedicated to the production of plain aluminium foil in a wide range of thicknesses and alloys. The plant has an annual capacity of 52.000 tons and its aluminium foil products are directed in various markets such as the flexible packaging, pharma, semi-rigid containers, technical and household use. The converting plant has an annual capacity of 26.000 tons and focuses on the conversion of aluminium foil into a number of packaging applications for the tobacco, food and pharmaceutical industries.
Symetal is committed to ensuring that it delivers the highest quality products and services to its customers. The Company has also the potential for extensive research and development of new products thanks to a well-equipped metallurgical laboratory and the experience and technical knowledge of its employees. The Company is certified according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 22000 and ISO 15378.
Additionally, Symetal has integrated the principles of sustainability and corporate responsibility into its business strategy. The Company places emphasis on an environmentally responsible operation along with a focus on employee health and safety.