Located in Pangkalan Kerinci, Riau, Indonesia,
Asia Pacific Rayon (APR) combines state-of-the-art production facilities with innovation and technological advances to ensure a sustainable production of viscose rayon.
APR produces 100% natural and biodegradable viscose rayon used in textile products. Made from renewable wood cellulose, APR is committed to sustainable sourcing and efficient manufacturing, producing top quality products that address customer needs while touching the lives of the communities around our areas of operations.
Made from 100% wood cellulose, viscose-rayon is a natural alternative to acrylic, polyester, nylon and other petroleum-based synthetic fabrics. The highly absorbent nature of cellulose fibre enables it to take dyes very well, bringing about rich and radiant colours without losing its natural lustre.
Our wood fibre supply is sourced from sustainably managed plantations and forests. These trees are renewable resources which are harvested within 5 years for the next cycle of planting and harvesting, thus ensuring a constant supply of renewable raw materials.
Consisting of natural plant-based polymers, viscose-rayon is biodegradable and naturally decomposes into the soil.
Soft and breathable as cotton and smooth as silk, viscose-rayon drapes beautifully, giving extra comfort and satisfaction to end users.
APR's viscose fibre make woven and knitted products seemingly weightless and extra comfortable. Its high absorbency nature gives a powerful dyeing effects, making the colours more vibrant and luxurious.Read More
Sustainability Progress Report 2019/20
APR’s inaugural sustainability progress report. Sustainability has been a core focus in our first 18 months of operations. The report provides pur stakeholders with useful and relevant information, insights int the viscose industry, and how APR strives for continuous improvement in all aspects of mill performance.