2 Andritz baby diaper lines to produce a wide range of top-class diaper products with absorbent cores made of pulp and SAP (super absorbent polymer) has been ordered by Fouani in Nigeria. The line will be housed at Fouani’s its facilities in Lagos/Nigeria. Start-up is scheduled for 2022.
The 2 baby diaper lines feature an advanced forming technology for the absorbent core and SAP dosing. Furthermore, the lines are equipped with a web tensioning control system and quality check devices to ensure a high level of production quality. In addition, the international technology group Andritz AG, Graz/Austria, will provide services for installation and start-up of the machines.
Once the lines have been started up, Fouani will be a baby diaper manufacturer with a strong local footprint. The target is to serve the market in Nigeria with state-of-the-art products produced locally.
Fouani Nigeria Ltd., Lagos, was established in 2001 as a subsidiary of the Fouani Group. The company has grown to be a pioneer and the sole distributor of LG, Hisense, and Maxi products in Nigeria.