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The German PET market: pre-Christmas

revival amid yielding prices in November

(D) – At the beginning of December, PET bottle producers were caught up in pre-Christmas business, which contributed to a revival of the market for primary PET. An ongoing stoppage of two production lines was not impacting supply... more


EUWID Price Watch PET Germany

November 2018


EUWID Price Watch Commodity Plastics Germany

December 2018


The German commodity plastics market: lower

prices in December amid moderate demand

(D) – Order levels for standard commodity plastics dwindled by the usual extent in December. Only polystyrene experienced higher sales thanks to considerably cheaper offers, EUWID was told. Available volumes and demand were mostly... more

UK planning to tax plastic packaging with

a recycled content of less than 30 per cent

(UK) – The British government is planning to introduce a new tax on plastic packaging containing less than 30 per cent recycled material, according to the Autumn Budget unveiled by Chancellor Philip Hammond in the House of Commons in late... more

European Commission launches alliance

to support circular economy for plastics

(EU) – A new alliance launched by the European Commission in December aims to better align supply and demand in plastics recycling. The new "high-level multi-stakeholder platform" will bring together the key players along the... more

The German paper and board market:

recycled containerboard prices receding

(D) – At the end of November, it became apparent that a large number of suppliers who had introduced price hikes for white-top kraftliner, which largely took effect in October, would be rolling back these increases as of 1... more

EUWID Price Watch Paper and Board Germany

December 2018


Recovered Paper Germany

November 2018


The British paper and board market:

macroeconomics adversely affecting demand

(UK) – Recovered paper prices were more or less stable in the UK at the start of December. By contrast, discounts and spot lots priced £15-20 below "normal levels" had been offered for most types of corrugated case... more

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