Surteco SE manufactures decorative surface foils and edging strips based on specialist papers for technical applications and plastics. It operates through SBU Pater and SBU Plastics segments. The SBU Paper segment is comprised of the production and sale of decor papers, finish foils, impregnates, paper-based edge bandings and release papers. The SBU Plastics segment includes the production and sale of thermoplastic edgings, skirtings and extrusion for flooring wholesalers, and ranges for home-improvement and do-it-yourself stores, foils, technical extrusions and roller-shutter systems. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Buttenwiesen, Germany.