It's widely believed that when Alexander the Great saw the breadth of his domain, he wept — for there were no more worlds to conquer. If that really happened, Alexander would have been better off as a North American resin distributor, because to hear them tell it, they still have a lot left to accomplish.
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.