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Isola starts production on the Philippines
Keywords Isola, Sumitom
Isola AG has opened a new manufacturing site on the Philippines. Together with its Japanese partner Sumitomo Bakelite, which holds a 50 percent stake in the joint venture, Isola will invest in excess of DM 100 million in a new laminates plant located near Manila. The joint venture christened "Sumisola" will focus on producing copper-clad multilayer laminate base materials for printed circuit boards used in computers, mobile phones and other electronic equipment.