Overview & Specifications

Overview & Specifications

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What are FIBCs?

  • Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container (FIBC), bulk bags, jumbo bags or simply big bags are large dimension standardized containers for storing, transporting, and handling dry, granular products and/or slurry material.
  • FIBCs are amongst the most economical bags and ideal types of packaging for shipping and storing dry bulk products.
  • They can be produced from either tubular or flat polypropylene (PP Woven fabrics.
  • These fabrics can be either coated or uncoated and vary in weights depending on the requirements of the Safe Working Load (SWL) or Safety Factor (SF).
  • FIBCs are filled and discharged, the finely ground product particles could cause a buildup of static electricity. Preventing an electrical surge is essential in handling the packaging of combustible materials.

Why choose FIBC bulk bags?

  • Can carry up to 1000 times its own weight.
  • Can lift from 500-2000 kg
  • Can be handled, transported and stored without pallets due to integrated lifting loops.
  • Tailor-made and can be customized as per the manufacturing process.
  • The use of warehouse space as can be folded flat to take up a fraction of the space required for other industrial packages.
  • Woven polypropylene properties (PP) allow easy product information printing on bags.
  • Polypropylene bulk bags are cost-effective.
  • Strong yet flexible and offers a low unit cost.
  • Supplied in a variety of dimensions and filling, discharging and lifting facilities.
  • Can be used for hazardous chemicals as specified in the UN Chapter 6.5 Recommendations.
  • Does not require further packaging.
  • EFIBCA standards

Industry Segments where FIBCs are widely used:

  • Chemicals
  • Fertilizers
  • Fiberglass
  • Food Products
  • Grains
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Pigments
  • Plastics
  • Seed

Different FIBC Type that we offer based on customer requirements: