Headquarters Weisskirchen/Traun, Austria

Company Profile

ECON is the worldwide leader in the pelletizing field and is specialized in the development, production and global marketing of innovative solutions for underwater pelletizing technology and screen changers. The company holds numerous patents since it was established in 1999. Continuous improvement and technical development led ECON to be a recognized innovation leader for pelletizing systems. Global producers of virgin resins, compounders, masterbatch manufacturers, and recycling companies value the quality and efficiency of ECON equipment.

The company produces tailor-made solutions for production lines with a focus on durability, where the exclusive engineering of the patented ECON technology significantly stands out from the conventional production machine. The machines are energy efficient due to the special design of the die plate unit. With the linear bearings, easy accessibility of the die plate, residue-free material change and hydraulic locking system the ECON pelletizer concept guarantees easy and safe operation.

In their own ECON technical center, customers have the opportunity to experience ECON's engineered technology Underwater Pelletizer process on their own material. Customers got the opportunity to rent pelletizers before they decide to buy. As an owner-managed company, ECON can guarantee fast and short decision making processes.


  • Fully automated pelletizing systems
  • Underwater pelletizing, process water and drying system
  • Vibration drying systems
  • Air pelletizer, water & air pelletizers
  • Pellet dryers
  • pyrolysis furnace
  • screen changers


  • Tailor-made solutions for customer production lines with a focus on durability and spare parts guarantee
  • Exclusive engineering of the patented ECON technology
  • Energy saving with lower melting temperatures
  • ECON's ervice team responds immediately to customer requests and requirements



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External links

ECON Website