Sealed Air, the manufacturer of a wide series of packing materials for wrapping and protection launched its services in Romania last year. Of the four departments on the international market (Shrink, Food, Bubble and Medical Packaging), it has brought the Shrink Packaging and Food Packaging Departments to Romania. The protecting materials manufactured by the group for various products are polyolefin foils. The turnover achieved by the company last year on the Romanian market of packaging materials totalized USD 6 million for both divisions. USD 1 million was achieved by the Shrink Packaging Department, another million was achieved by the Food Packaging Department and the remaining USD 4 million were also achieved by the latter, by sales of packaging equipments. The Sealed Air Officials estimate an approximately 20 per cent increase in the turnover for 2009 under the circumstances that they have already sold equipment totalizing EUR 800,000 this year. Sealed Air also wants to open Bubble Packaging and Medical packaging Departments in Romania. Some of its customers are Agricola Bacau, Transavia, Agroli, Ifantis, Medeus, Campofrio and Smithfield.