Our Purpose: Sustainable solutions to drive food safely to the world

A group with vision

At Oben Group we produce polypropylene, polyester and nylon films for flexible packaging, coatings for the graphic industry, polypropylene thermoformed products, engineering resins and polyester strapping.

We opened our first plant more than 32 years ago in Quito, Ecuador. Today we have 14 manufacturing plants, 1 distribution center and 8 commercial offices in 17 countries in America and Europe.

Mission

Develop, produce and market plastic films for flexible packaging and complementary products, with commitment, quality and efficiency.

Vision

To be a world leader in the production of plastic films for flexible packaging.

Our principles

Efficiency, our essence

Stronger together

We innovate smart

We believe in sustainable sustainability

Exceptional service, every time

Our values

Excellence

We seek continuous improvement through learning, efficiency and innovation.

Passion

We act with joy, optimism, perseverance and lots of energy.

Dynamism

We evolve proactively to adapt to changes in the environment.

Committment

We care to be a team dedicated to always exceeding our goals and our clients' expectations.

Safety

We prioritize the integrity of our collaborators as they are the most important.

Oben worldwide

Countries

Oben US

711 West Bay Area Boulevard, Suite 288, Webster, Texas 77598

Oben Mexico

Segunda Oriente 206, Parque Industrial Monterrey, Apodaca, Nuevo León CP 66603, México

Oben El Salvador

K.m. 35.5 Carretera Sitio del Niño, Quezaltepeque, cantón Chanmico, municipio San Juan Opico, La Libertad, El Salvador

Oben Colombia

Manzana 20 Lote 318, Zona Franca Internacional del Atlántico – ZOFIA, Km 114 Vía La Cordialidad, municipio de Galapa, Atlántico, Colombia

Distribuidora Oben Colombia

Autopista Bogota Medellin 143 a 1, Funza, Cundinamarca, Colombia

Oben Ecuador

Jaime Roldós Aguilera E3-37 e Isidro Ayora, Carcelén Bajo, Quito, Ecuador

Oben Peru

Av. San Pedro Mz.B Lote 48A, Lurín, Lima, Peru
Company name: OPP FILM S.A.

Oben Chile

Fresia N° 9341, Comuna de Quilicura, provincia de Santiago, región Metropolitana de Santiago, Chile

Oben Argentina

Ruta Panamericana km. 60, Calle 9, Esquina 23, Parque Industrial Pilar, partido de Pilar, provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Film Trading Brasil

Av Jabaquara, 2940 salas 62, 63 e 64 Mirandopolis, São Paulo, Brasil

Oben Portugal

Parque Industrial de Mogueiras, Lote B5 4970-685, Arcos de Valdevez, Tabaçô, Portugal

Oben Spain

Spain

Plants

Distribution Centers and Commercial Offices

Our milestones

1

We started our first BOPP line in Ecuador followed by our first Thermoforming plant with an annual capacity of 3,000 MT and 1,200 MT, respectively.

1991

2

We increased our BOPP capacity to 12,000 tons per year and Thermoforming to 5,400 tons.

1996

3

We expand through two distribution centers in Peru and Colombia.

2000

4

We built a new BOPP plant in Peru with an annual capacity of 20,000 tons.

2003

5

We installed three new distribution centers in Venezuela, Brazil and Argentina.

2005

6

We built the Group's third plant in Argentina, and a second BOPP line is installed in Peru

2008

7

We built a second Thermoforming plant in Colombia with an annual capacity of 3,000 tons.

2009

8

We acquired a second 6.2m CPP line with an annual capacity of 20,000 tons.

2011

9

We acquired the Chilean company Sigdopack with plants in Chile and Argentina.

2013

10

4.5m metallizing machine is installed, increasing annual metallizing capacity by 15,000 tons.

2014

11

A new plant is inaugurated in El Salvador and we install 2 BOPP lines, Central America and the Caribbean

2016

12

Start-up of the second BOPET line in Peru, adding a total of 70,000 MT/year.

2017

13

Second BOPA line of 6.6 meters is installed, with a production capacity of 13,000 MT/year in Peru

2019

14

New BOPA line in Perú. New BOPP plant (biggest plant in the world) in Colombia and a Metallizer for high barrier films.

2020

15

Acquisition of Poligal group with plants in Poland and Portugal

2021

16

New BOPET line installed in Colombia.

2022

17

Acquisition of film production facility and KristaFilms brands portfolio from Grupo Agusa in Mexico.

2023

18

We became a direct supplier of BOPA films for the United States, including respected brands such as CAPRAN® and OXYSHIELD®, after the end of the alliance with AdvanSix.

2023

Certifications

Control and Safety System Certification

BASC / OEA / Operador Confiable

Program created to promote secure international trade and thus prevent smuggling, illicit drug trafficking, and terrorism.

Quality Management System Certification

ISO 9001 / SGS / ISOCERT

It focuses on all the quality management elements that a company must have to have an effective system that allows it to manage and improve the quality of its products or services.

Food Safety Management System Certification

FSSC 22000

The most robust globally and is accepted by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI). It regulates the organizational structure of the company, procedures, processes, and resources needed to implement efficient food safety management throughout the production and supply chain.

Quality policy

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At Oben Group we are committed to providing packaging solutions to meet customer requirements by consistently offering world-class products and value-added services.

We design products with reliable performance in all processes of the supply chain.

We ensure high consistency in product quality and delivery times.

We exceed food safety standards for products in food packaging applications

We maintain continuous improvement processes in all our operations.

We provide sustainable and circular economy solutions.