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Thai blow molding machine maker to double capacity

By: Steve Toloken

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM (Oct. 29, 1:05 p.m. ET) — Thai blow molding machinery maker SMC Corp. Ltd. is spending 40 million euros ($51.7 million) on an expansion that will roughly double its capacity, reflecting what it said was demand from increasing population and economic growth in Southeast Asia and other emerging markets.

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