Every pound saved in an aircraft translates to fuel savings and lower carbon emissions. Air France-KLM has begun to use advanced polymer cargo nets that can save 210 gallons of kerosene fuel a year in an aircraft.
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.