Address: Kibbutz Gazit, D.N. Yizreel 19340
Kibbutz Gazit (77%)
Tene Investment Funds (23%)
Line of Business:
Manufacturing of Extruded & Cast Plastic Sheets
Plazit Industries specializes in the production and distribution of plastic sheets and plastic products. Plazit Industries is a holding company, which operates through a group of subsidiaries that include Plazit 2001, Panchim, Polygal, Plazit Iberica, Madaf Plazit Packaging, MCP, Mapal and Polyraz. The company was established in 1973 by Kibbutz Gazit in the Lower Galilee, which remains the Group’s controlling shareholder with 77%, while Tene Investment Funds holds 23%. Plazit Industries has grown rapidly through strategic acquisitions and expanding output capacity and product lines. The Group is characterized by the uncompromising quality of its products, which meet all major international standards, a highly skilled & professional work force, the most advanced equipment and facilities, innovative technology, good and long-standing customer and supplier relations and financial stability & strength.
The company’s output is sold worldwide through a global network of representatives and agents. In addition to manufacturing facilities throughout Israel, the various members of the Group have production facilities in Spain, Russia, Bulgaria and Chile, and marketing and distribution facilities in the US and Canada.
The Company’s expert work force in seven production plants manufactures products of superior quality for use in a vast range of applications.
Plazit 2001 - Panchim
Plazit 2001 is a leading Israeli manufacturer of extruded Acrylic, Polystyrene, Polycarbonate and SAN sheets. The sheets are produced in a wide range of thicknesses from 0.50 mm up to 30 mm and can be cut to size according to customer requirements. They come in a variety of transparent or opaque shades with varying light transmissions depending on the intended use. Amongst the range are also specialized sheets that have been produced for specific purposes, such as anti-glare, non-reflect and more.
Panchim is the Bulgarian plant that produces the same products as Plazit 2001 according to the same precise standards of quality and excellence.
Plazit 2001-Panchim offer a diverse range of state of the art plastic solutions for the largest and most professional companies in many industries.
Visual Communications – Signage, display & P.O.P. stands.
Hi-Tech – LCD monitors, cell phones, computer screens
Construction – Light domes, acoustic walls & barriers, glazing.
Automotive – Wind shields for motor bikes, license plates.
Furniture – Room dividers, shower cabinets, refrigerator accessories.
DIY – Greenhouses, terrace roofing.
Industry – Machine guards, doors, protective eye glasses.
Located in Spain, Plazit Iberica manufactures cast PMMA sheets for use in many applications such as those mentioned above and special products like reinforced sheets for use in acoustic barrier projects.
Polygal Plastic Industries
Polygal Plastics Industries is a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of polycarbonate and polypropylene structured sheets and advanced glazing systems, valued for outstanding light transmission and reflective qualities, strength, durability, energy-saving, easy to install and overall high quality. Polygal products provide optimal, cost-effective solutions for skylights, solarium structures, greenhouses, illuminated signs, industrial packaging, DIY projects and many other applications.
Standard Sheets 4-16 mm used for covering medium span structures where excellent thermal insulation is required; Special Structured Sheets 10-16 mm used for stadiums, sports facilities, greenhouses and where heavy load support is required; Special Layered Sheets of polycarbonate PC sheets developed by Polygal are one of the most advanced achievements in this field. Such coating makes it possible to control the quantity of light penetrating an enclosed space by absorbing and reflecting some part of solar radiation; Polypropylene Sheets used for a wide variety of industrial applications, and are valued for their durability and resistance to chemicals and other damaging elements; Connection Profiles connect sheets and cover structural connections and allow the covering of large areas, especially semi-transparent roofing, without obstructing the incoming light at the connecting points; Accessories for fast, convenient, easy and safe implementation of architectural designs using Polygal Structural Panels; Hurricane Shutters a mid-range cost alternative for home/apartment dwellers who want to rely on a certified hurricane protection system.
Polygal operates four manufacturing facilities: three for polycarbonate in Israel, Russia and Chile and one for polypropylene - adjacent to its headquarters in Kibbutz Ramat Hashofet. Polygal also has a marketing and distribution subsidiary in the US in Charlotte, North Carolina with warehouses in Canada.
The Plazit-Polygal Group is a leading world supplier of plastic sheets, bringing together expert professionals committed to providing high quality & reliable products & solutions, designed to meet our customer’s exact needs.
Other Group Companies
Madaf Plazit Packaging manufactures packaging for the food industry.
MCP manufactures heat resistant food containers including trays for ready-made meals.
Mapal manufactures polypropylene boards for packaging, printing, industry and agriculture.
Polyraz manufactures multi-layer coextrusion rollstock sheets for the fresh food industry. Specializing in rigid plastics for perishable goods, Polyraz is particularly renowned for its innovative foamed PP, a barrier film used for packaging meat, chicken and fish.
The combination of all these companies makes Plazit Industries one of the few organizations in the World today that can offer such a great and diverse choice of plastic solutions.