Smit & zoon to open laboratory in India

4 February 2015

Smit & zoon is to open its first leather application laboratory outside of the Netherlands in Ranipet, India.

Smit & zoon CEO Hans van Haarst was in India last week to sign the contract with Mr A Mohamed Jan at M/s Shaheen Leathers. The new laboratory is expected to open in Q2 and will be managed in cooperation with Kem Finishes, Smit & zoon's agent for South India.

"Smit & zoon is very pleased to have found such an experienced partner in M/s Shaheen Leathers to start this project and is looking forward to a fruitful collaboration," said Jan Koopmans, sales manager at Smit & zoon. "We consider this step as a further investment towards a strong Indian basis."

Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.