HSM develops, produces and sells products and systems for compressing materials as well as for cutting and shredding paper and electronic data media. The portfolio includes vertical, horizontal and channel baling presses up to a pressing power of 150 t as well as PET solutions. The portfolio also includes configuration and implementation of system solutions for shredding and pressing various valuable products such as paper, foil, cardboard, composite materials, PET, foams, car tyres, hard plastics, etc. HSM has three manufacturing plants in Germany and a joint venture in China for production of document shredders in the entry-level price segment. There are subsidiaries in the USA, England, France and Poland.