THRACE GROUP AT A GLANCE
Thrace Group has been converting polypropylene and polyethylene to performance materials for over 45 years. It has established a global presence through strategic growth, now operating 14 plants in 9 countries, with a workforce of over 2.000 professionals. Its 2022 annual turnover was €394 million, 75% of which represents export sales to over 1500 customers in 80 countries.
Along with investment in future product technologies, Thrace Group is making significant investment in renewable energy sources. Many facilities have a significant percentage of their power supplied from their own Solar and Hydro systems.
Securing enhanced logistics through strategic geographic dispersion, taking advantage of economies of scale due to the annual conversion of more than 100.000 tons of polypropylene and basing production on vertical integration with a total of 28 different production technologies from processing to finishing, Thrace Group offers its customers A WORLD OF MATERIALS AND SOLUTIONS.
The Technical Fabrics Business Unit is dedicated to the production of: needlepunched and spunbond nonwoven fabrics, polypropylene woven flat and circular fabrics, staple fibres, multifilament yarns and tapes, HDPE tape and monofilament nets, polypropylene ropes, webbings, monofilament yarns, vapour control layers, roofing membranes and specialty textile materials.
The Packaging Business Unit covers the needs of various industries, offering a wide range of rigid and flexible packaging solutions: injection containers, thermoforming cups, big-bags (FIBC), pallet covering/packaging films, container liners, FFS films, bags (PP woven, raschel knitted, heavy duty), 5 gal. bottles, bag-in-box, crates and garbage bags.
Focusing on sustainable and environmentally friendly investments, Thrace Group is also activated in the utilisation of Geothermal Energy that has been located in the land of Erasmio (Greece). The newly built hydroponic greenhouses, heated by the geothermal field, produce tomatoes and cucumbers 365 days a year.