CIKAMPEK, Indonesia (June 29, 2012)—Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. has brought on stream its second golf ball factory in Cikampek, Indonesia. The plant is adjacent to its car tire factory in the same city.
The factory is producing three-piece and four-piece balls in addition to two-piece balls which the Indonesian company has been producing since the beginning. Those balls are sold all over the world thorough Dunlop Sports Co. Ltd.
The company did not say what the capacity of the plant is, but noted that it has an area of 398,000 square feet and represents an investment of $16.3 million. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of P.T. Sumi Rubber Indonesia.