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Polymet to Grow Business in the Middle East

Press release date: Mar 26, 2014

CINCINNATI, OH – Polymet Corporation, a leading manufacturer of hardfacing, welding and thermal spray wire and powder will be traveling to Dubai in early April to visit Tech International LLC, Polymet’s regional distributor to support business in this growing market.

While in Dubai Bob Unger, sales manager of Polymet, will be visiting their distributor in the UAE to provide product and application training, as well as visiting key customers and prospects in the area. This is an important region for Polymet sales, due to the large concentration of companies servicing the oil and gas industry in the Middle East.

This rapidly growing area of the world has vast opportunities and Polymet is eager to deliver appropriate application training for its distributors and customers. “We are very excited to work with our distributor on delivering wear resistance solutions. Our distributors bring years of experience in the industry and their expertise and exceptional customer support will allow us to better serve our customer base in these key regions.” – Bob Unger.

About Polymet
Polymet (, a world-class manufacturer of high performance wire for hardfacing, welding and thermal spraying, produces high quality products used in the aerospace, automotive, cement, mining, lumber, nuclear, power generation and many other industries. Our wires are ideal for demanding applications such as metal to metal, metal to earth, high impact, high abrasion, corrosion and high temperature, or combinations of these wear factors.