Alfa Laval has received an order to supply its
Packinox heat exchangers from a refinery in South Korea, the Swiss
company said on Monday.
The order value is about SEK 120 million ($17.1 million) and
delivery is scheduled for 2013.
The Packinox heat exchangers will be used in
catalytic processing sections in the production of mixed
Xylenes used for synthetic nylons and PET bottles, among other
The order confirms Alfa Laval's strong local presence
in South Korea and long working relation with Korean EPC
contractors, said Lars Renström, CEO of the Alfa
South Korea is now the fourth-largest market for Alfa Laval,
the company says, behind the US, China and the Nordic