Good prospects for PET bottles in countries outside of Europe

29 Jan 2015 − Global sales opportunities for PET bottles remain strong with emerging markets instrumental to shaping growth. A driving force behind the rising global popularity of PET is the growing urban population.» more


German commodity plastics market:
lacklustre business at the close of 2014

26 Jan 2015 − The month of December saw rather reticent demand for standard commodity plastics on the German market. There was at best a marginal and short-lived boost in the first days of the month.» more

Recycling rate for UK plastic packing underestimated

22 Jan 2015 − A new study from Wrap (Waste & Resources Action Programme) suggests that the UK's recycling rate for plastic packaging may be higher than originally thought.» more

German plastic packaging market:
Suppliers must pass on falling raw material prices

19 Jan 2015 − The market for plastic packaging is under the sway of yielding plastic prices at the beginning of 2015. Other cost factors are rather stable for now.» more