Italy’s Diatec invested €10 million in Macedonia’s Skopje 1 free zone in a plant encompassing 2,500m² and intends to employ a total of 200 people.

Diatec is a global leader in paper surface treatments and polymeric films (“the coating company”) used for the reproduction of high-quality images for indoor and outdoor applications. In addition to Italy, Diatec also has production facilities in Switzerland, France, Germany, and the United States. With their six worldwide manufacturing sites, the company has an annual turnover of about €200 million and employs 800 people.

At the start of the 2018 calendar year, the number of employees amounted to 25. Production will be geared for markets in Southeast Europe, the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and North Africa.