Hosokawa Alpine, one of the leading suppliers in the field of process technology and film extrusion, enters into a joint venture in Brazil. SAPS Ltda. (Advanced Solid Processing Services) in São Paulo is specialised in the size reduction and processing of products in powder form. The joint venture was set up together with Dynamic Air, a specialist for the pneumatic conveying of dry bulk materials originating from Brazil. As a toll processer, SAPS offers its comprehensive services with immediate effect on the South American market.