Substantial Manufacturing And Warehousing Plant Goes up for Sale
Caption: One of the biggest industrial manufacturing and warehousing complexes in the South Auckland suburb of Papakura
has been placed on the market for sale.
One of the biggest industrial manufacturing and warehousing complexes in the South Auckland suburb of Papakura has been
placed on the market for sale.
The 6,302 square metre industrial and warehousing plant at 80C Hunua Road houses the administration offices and
distribution space of leading New Zealand plastic products manufacturing and sales company Interworld Plastics 2013
Interworld Plastics specialises in the plastic container and storage solutions business. Its products include
kitchen/laundry/gardening and general domestic-use storage containers and pots, disposable cutlery for both domestic and
commercial foodservice use, and providing the horticultural sector with a multitude of plastic planter tubes, punnets
The New Zealand-owned company designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes its range of injection-moulded products
for not only the New Zealand, market but also exporting product to Australia and the Pacific Islands.
Interworld Plastics is currently on six-year lease at 80C Hunua Road expiring in 2019, with two further three-year
rights of renewal, and generating an annual net rental of $360,000 + GST.
The substantial warehousing and office plant sit on 9,441 square metres of heavy industry zoned freehold land which is
being marketed for sale at auction on October 25 through Bayleys Manukau. Salesperson Shane Snijder said properties of
this size were hard to find in Papakura.
“The building was erected in the 1980s and has been extended over the ensuing decades to add more storage capacity.
There are almost 400 metres of office space and staff amenities such as toilets, lunchroom and locker facilities,” Mr
“The main warehouse and workshop stud heights rant from 6.15 metres to 6.5 metres high, while the western addition of
the building has a stud height of 3.5 metres.
“Within the factory are two small mezzanine areas, and adjoining at the back corner is a 4.8 metre high workshop. As a
result of the various stud heights, the premises is divided internally into the office area and six main factory parts.
“The current format of the building has been specifically designed for Interworld Plastics, and as a result the
supporting columns are positioned to maximise efficient stock control and placement by moving equipment,” Mr Snijder