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Polyisoprene latex sales to remain driven by medical and consumer products

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The global Polyisoprene Latex market was valued to be ~$74.5m (~€67.3m) in 2014, and is expected to embark upon ~$105.5m by the end of 2019. Read more

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TPCE demand benefits as metal substitutes grow

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The thermoplastic copolyester elastomers market witnessed moderate growth in 2018, with demand surpassing 170,000 tonnes, according to a study by Ireland-based market intelligence company Fact.MR. Read more

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APAC to remain largest market for playground surface materials

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The long-term outlook on the global playground surface materials market is anticipated to remain positive with the market value expected to increase at a CAGR of 6.2% over the forecast period. Read more

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Europe’s flexible packaging market will be worth over €16bn by 2023

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Europe's flexible packaging market is predicted to achieve a CAGR of two per cent over the next five years to reach over €16bn in 2023, according to the latest Wood Mackenzie Chemicals ‘Flexible Packaging Europe Supply Demand Report.’ Read more

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Sachet market driven by preference for ‘affordable single-serve’ in developing regions

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A new study outlining the growth prospects of the sachet packaging market for the forecast period 2019-2027 suggests worldwide sales of sachet packaging reached 855 billion units in 2018, equalling revenues worth $7.7bn (~€6.8bn). Read more

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Carbon black market to rise more than 4.6%

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Europe’s carbon black market is expected to expand at a CAGR of more than 4.6% during the forecast period of 2019 – 2024, according to Research and Markets. Read more

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North American packaging market grows

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North America's market for value-added flexible packaging increased by 3.9% to $25.3bn (~€22.4bn) in 2018, according to a new report from Wood Mackenzie Chemicals. Read more

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European PE prices show continued increase

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PE prices across Europe have witnessed their third consecutive month of rising streak, with spot LLDPE prices climbing to their highest level since July 2018 and LDPE since September, based on the average of ChemOrbis Price Index. Read more

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Global BOPET film market growth forecast

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The global BOPET film market has seen demand grow by 6.7% per annum over the last five years and now sits at just over five million tonnes, according to research from Wood Mackenzie Chemicals. Read more

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The JEC Group has scheduled 20 June as the date it will release a synthesis of its inaugural publication ‘The JEC Composites Observer’ during the JEC Forum Chicago. Read more

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Ethylene dichloride market to exceed €21bn by 2028

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The market value for ethylene dichloride (EDC) approached $16.5bn (~€14.7bn) in 2018, and will reportedly grow at a modest 3.7% CAGR through 2028. Read more

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The eurozone’s manufacturing sector continued to contract during April.

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The eurozone’s manufacturing sector continued to contract during April. After accounting for seasonal factors, the IHS Markit Eurozone Manufacturing PMI recorded a level of 47.9, up only marginally on March’s near six-year low of 47.5 Read more

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Surgical and medical devices are among the medical and healthcare applications of antimicrobial plastics

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According to the new research report published by MarketsandMarkets, the antimicrobial plastics market is projected to reach USD 43.1bn (~€38bn) by 2023 ($29.6bn in 2018) at a CAGR of 7.8%. Read more

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Sales increased in all of Clariant’s operating regions

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Switzerland-based specialty chemical company Clariant has announced full year 2018 sales of CHF6.6bn (~€5.8bn) - a 5% growth on 2017 figures. Read more

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the global construction polymer market is poised to expand vigorously at a CAGR of 6.5%.

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A new report by Future Market Insights (FMI) reveals that by the end of 2026, over $135m (~€118m) worth of construction polymers will be sold globally. Read more

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Injection moulded polymer demand by end use application 2018

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According to a new study by industry consultants, Applied Market Information Ltd (AMI Consulting), the European injection moulding industry is thriving as most of its markets have recovered from the economic collapse which struck over a decade ago Read more

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After a 2017 peak that bolstered hopes among Italian manufacturers, the first three quarters of 2018 proved to be disappointing for sales to the Russian market. Read more

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The IHS/ Markit PMI for April shows a slowdown in the manufacturing order growth rate from the start of 2018, but trade remains substantial across secondary sectors. Read more

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The Plastics Industry Association highlights its $418 billion contribution to the economy in a Youtube video. Read more

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The global producer of moulding and brush making machines is enjoying its highest level of demand. Read more

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  • Polyisoprene latex sales to remain driven by medical and consumer products

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    Polyisoprene latex sales to remain driven by medical and consumer products

  • chembid establishes first advertising opportunity for chemical suppliers

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    chembid establishes first advertising opportunity for chemical suppliers

  • TPCE demand benefits as metal substitutes grow

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    TPCE demand benefits as metal substitutes grow

  • APAC to remain largest market for playground surface materials

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    APAC to remain largest market for playground surface materials

  • Plastic gains demand as key bags and sacks material

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    Plastic gains demand as key bags and sacks material

  • Europe’s flexible packaging market will be worth over €16bn by 2023

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    Europe’s flexible packaging market will be worth over €16bn by 2023

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