KraussMaffei – Pioneering Plastics

KraussMaffei is one of the world's leading manufacturers of machines and systems for producing and processing plastics and rubber. Our range of products and services covers all technologies in injection molding, extrusion and reaction process machinery. This gives us a unique selling proposition in the industry.

With strong innovation capacity, we ensure sustainable added value for customers across their entire value chain, with standardised and individual product, process, digital and service solutions. We deliver these services to customers in the automotive, packaging, medical and construction industries, and to electrical and electronic product and household appliance manufacturers, among others.

Employing around 4,700 people worldwide, our global network comprises 30 subsidiaries and 570 trade and service partners. This means we are always close to our customers.

Since its foundation in 1838, KraussMaffei's has been headquartered in Munich. As of April 2016, it has been majority-owned by China National Chemical Corp. Ltd. (ChemChina), one of the largest chemical companies in China. At the end of 2018, the KraussMaffei Group became listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange under the umbrella of KraussMaffei Company Ltd.

Our first-class products are manufactured at 16 locations around the globe, including Munich, Hanover, Jiaxing (China), Sucany (Slovakia), Näfels (Switzerland, home of subsidiary NETSTAL) and Florence (USA).

KraussMaffei is currently modernising further via the largest investment programme in its history. The Group has already commissioned new plants in Einbeck and Jiaxing (China) and is investing more than 100 million euros in new plants in Parsdorf near Munich and Laatzen near Hanover.