The IMG Group, present in the polymers industry since 1959 and pioneers in PET film extrusion, owns or holds interest in Evertis and Selenis. Selenis’ core business is the production of specialty polyesters for a wide range of applications, whilst Evertis is an expert in the production of PET monolayer and multilayer barrier films for food packaging and other applications.

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   July 2016: Alpek Polyesters acquired controlling interest in Selenis Canada.


The Selenis Portugal production unit for specialized polyesters is composed of different polycondensation lines, able to produce an expansive range of specialty polyesters for a wide range of applications. Flexible batch and continuous SSP units permit the production of a wide range of polymers to meet customers’ needs. The configuration of processes provides Selenis Portugal the flexibility to produce both amorphous and crystallised products.


The industrial site in Italy is strategically located in northern Italy, a very important logistics position to serve the most sophisticated market for the copolyester industry. The facility has a configuration flexible for the processing multiple formulations, resulting in the production of very special products that fit customers’ needs and provide different options to satisfy the demands and requirements of the final user.


Our technologically advanced plant is strategically located in Montreal to efficiently serve NAFTA markets. The facility started production of polyester in 2011 and provides both melt and solid state processing capabilities for copolyesters commodities and specialty polyesters. An onsite lab, railcar loading facility, and railroad tracks, along with nearby supply chain partners, generates further efficiencies.


Selenis focuses on delivering specialty polyester solutions for diverse applications.





Standard PET formulations with very low IV level

Standard PET formulations with very high IV level



Employ our profound knowledge of polymers, formulations, and processing, to partner with our customers in developing future-fit solutions and commit to create opportunities:

- for our people to prosper and our company to attract the best talent;
- for society to thrive;
- for our industry to become regenerative;
- and for our ecosystems to be balanced and healthy.


Our products will be the building blocks of necessities of everyday life that will lead to the regeneration of our ecosystems.


Selenis works diligently to bring our values to life in our own organisation and across supply chains. Our values guide the decisions and behaviour of each and every team member.

Innovation & Initiative

Focused R&D helps us  anticipate customer needs. Innovation is part of the product life cycle and it is a necessary element to continue generating growth.

corporate sustainability

It is our purpose to be leaders in sustainable polyester solutions. We strive to meet the expectations of today’s socially and environmentally conscious consumers, without compromising the future.

maximize customer satisfaction

Provide personalised service at all times to create added value for every customer.

superior quality

Quality is key to Selenis; we undergo exhaustive controls to guarantee that our products are compliant to the most demanding standards.


To comply with a range of customer, retailer and market demands. Selenis offers specialty polyester solutions tailored to our customers’ needs.

technological leadership

Innovation is key for Selenis to continue generating growth. Our plants are state-of-the-art and operated with the most advanced technologies and qualified teams.


Do right by our people and society. Seek not only to do less harm, but more good.


Engage with and beyond our teams as we develop symbiotic partnerships and strengthen stakeholder relationships towards the healthy evolution of our industry.

Make it happen

We are leaders at creating high quality innovation, value propositions and service.


Protect, restore and nurture the ecosystems and the communities where we operate and serve.


We create customised solutions attuned to our times by being flexible and resilient.


Our performance surpasses expectations towards our clients and employees.

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