The German aluminium packaging market:
Solid growth continues in second quarter

25 May 2016 − In the second quarter suppliers of aluminium packaging are optimistic across all product segments following stable to good developments in the first quarter. » more


The German PET market:
PET bottle suppliers forced to budget for higher raw material costs

23 May 2016 − PET suppliers spoke of high operating rates amid sound demand up till early May in interviews with EUWID. Inventories were reportedly low. However, the unfavourable weather has made itself especially noticeable after...» more

The British cartonboard market:
Spot prices for GD board disrupting the market

19 May 2016 − Most market players tended to describe demand for cartonboard and folding boxes as slow in the UK towards the middle of May. Some businesses are more satisfied than others. » more