AKRON, OHIO — A price increase on film grades of North American polyethylene resin is featured in this week's Material Insights video. Another proposed materials plant for Appalachia also is featured, as well as news of a business uptick at International Process Plants.
In the wake of the economic turbulence earlier in this decade, molders today find themselves in much better shape. Molders are gaining a competitive advantage by investing in people, equipment and seeking inroads into new markets on a global scale.
Growth in the injection molding industry is going to be driven by low financing costs and a continued move to reshore some business.