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US injection press sales still on the rise, plastic manufacturing 'chugging steadily upward'

By: Bill Bregar

WASHINGTON — The U.S. turnaround continued in 2012 for sales of injection molding machines — by far the largest plastics machinery segment — while extruders and blow molding machine segments were flat or down, according to the Society of the Plastics Industry Inc.'s Committee on Equipment Statistics.

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