Spanish corrugated cardboard maker to expand UK plant

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Spanish corrugated cardboard specialist Saica Group has obtained the permission to expand the output ca-pacity of its production facility in Harlepool, in the UK, and create some 35 new jobs as part of the investment.


The permission was issued by the Hartlepool Borough Council, local daily Hartlepool Mail reported. The UK plant is operated by the group’s subsidiary, Saica Pack Hartlepool, and it specialises in mak-ing cardboard boxes.


Of the 35 jobs, 27 employees are to be hired at the plant, and eight employees at the company’s offices.