Poliya Composite Resins and Polymers Inc (Poliya), headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey, produces the Polijel gel-coat series, and also manufactures unsaturated polyester resins, vinyl ester resins, pigment colour pastes and other products for the composites industry.

The company has manufacturing facilities in Turkey and Italy (see Poliya starts resin and gel-coat production in Italy.)

"Our newest location in Russia means this production plant will be much closer to a large number of up and coming and existing composites manufacturers in the region including Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan,Belarus, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Georgia, Armenia,Tajikistan,Kyrgyzstan and Moldova," says Buelent Oeztuna, CEO of Poliya.

"This expansion will allow Poliya to not only provide the customised polyester and vinyl ester resins we are best known for but also allow improved logistics, faster response times and lower costs over all."