India has been identified as a key market by the VDMA, the plastics machinery manufacturing association in Germany. more

2 Jan 2018 15:28 industry

The Italian plastics and rubber processing machinery industry is experiencing continued demand from overseas markets. more

25 Sep 2017 17:07 machinery

A roll call of elite speakers are preparing to present their innovations, predictions and ideas at Interplas 2017, the UK's leading plastics industry event. more

26 Jul 2017 12:29 industry

The European plastics community is welcomed to 'the Island', this September, with the British plastics industry throwing wide its arms to the international marketplace. more

6 Jul 2017 14:21 industry

The Italian plastics and rubber manufacturing machinery industry remains to be a vital cog in the international marketplace, with exports up 16.3 per cent. more

30 Jun 2017 11:20 industry

The German plastics machinery manufacturing sector continues to be the envy of the world, with the nation's plastics and rubber processing technology sales set to rise in 2017. more

23 Jun 2017 15:21 machinery

The unexpected result of the British General Election last week has upset the foundations for Brexit negotiations, which could be potentially damaging for the manufacturing industry on both sides of the Channel and North Sea. more

12 Jun 2017 12:07 industry

Demand from the US and Mexico has boosted the German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturing industry, with the market enjoying a four per cent rise in sales in 2016. more

23 Mar 2017 12:04 machinery

The VDMA has published a cautionary note to US President Donald Trump, warning the Commander in Chief that protectionist policymaking will not lead to prosperity in the long term. more

30 Jan 2017 12:25 machinery

The Chairman of PAGEV, the Turkish Plastics Foundation, has stated that hostilities in Syria coming to an end would be one of the best outcomes for the industry. more

6 Jan 2017 14:21 industry

Pentagon Plastics

Simon Hooley

Guest post: Evolution of reshoring in the plastics industry heading into 2017

Pentagon Plastics Managing Director Paul Edwards has shared his insights on reshoring in the plastics industry in the wake of the UK's decision to begin its divorce from the European Union. more

28 Dec 2016 10:00 guest blogs 1 Comments

The VDMA has reported plastics machinery exports to the US have hit an all-time high, while Mexican deliveries are up 50 per cent year-on-year. more

23 Nov 2016 10:15 industry

The German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) is throwing its support behind the upcoming ArabPlast 2017 plastics fair in Dubai. more

14 Nov 2016 16:38 industry

Eurozone manufacturing kicks off third quarter with lop-sided PMI data as Germany continues to pull the region out of stagnation. more

2 Aug 2016 16:34 industry

Assocomaplast's Annual Member Assembly convened on June 28th 2016 in Corte France, Italy, where leaders from 160 plastics machinery manufacturers sat down to discuss the state of the Italian market. more

7 Jul 2016 09:51 industry

Brexit will not change Britain's place in the European plastics processing market and the BPF should continue to be a member of EUROMAP, the VDMA has said. more

6 Jul 2016 12:10 industry

German manufacturers of plastics and rubber machinery have experienced a faster-than-expected rise in demand. more

1 Jul 2016 16:00 industry

PMI data for manufacturing in the UK has slowed ahead of the country's in-out EU referendum, while similarly disappointing figures were recorded for the Eurozone. Both markets remain shrouded in uncertainty as the first half of 2016 draws to a close. more

1 Jun 2016 12:33 industry

The VDMA has reported that German machine production has had a slow start to the year, but demand from outside of the EU is keeping the industry's head above water. more

17 May 2016 10:30 machinery

Italian plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers have posted all-time high results for exports in 2015. more

21 Mar 2016 12:30 machinery

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