AKRON, OHIO (Dec. 10, 12:30 p.m. ET) — A positive North American economic outlook from an industry leader is featured in this week’s Material Insights video. Also this week is news of the restart of Evonik Industries AG’s nylon 12 feedstock plant in Marl, Germany, as well as Geo-Tech Polymers LLC’s plans to build its second recycling plant.
North America represents about 30 percent of the global consumption of flexible packaging. Annual growth in this region is forecast at 4 percent during the next 5 years.
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