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Algemene Kunstzijde Unie N.V.
Date: founded 1929
Located:Netherlands
Biography: Different sources give foundation dates as 1911 and 1929, the second seems more likely. AKU is related in some way to Enka and Vereinigte Glanzstoff Fabrieken, possibly as a joint parent company although Enka, at least, was still trading under its own name in 1953.

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