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Material Insights: LyondellBasell, A. Schulman to make behemoth $4.6 billion company
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LyondellBasell is acquiring A. Schulman for $2.25 billion, Westlake Chemical announces expansions and a pair of firms make plans in India. ...
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Milacron reports fourth quarter growth, but no uptick from tax reform
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Milacron Holdings Corp. is ending the fourth quarter with $325 million in sales — a 9 percent increase over last year in the same period — citing double-digit growth in machinery and...
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Huntington Solutions acquires Ohio-based TrimTec Systems
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Huntington Foam LLC is expanding its packaging business with the acquisition of a Central Ohio company. Huntington, based in Greer, S.C., has purchased TrimTec Systems Ltd. of Grove City, Ohio, a...
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Barnes Group reports strong 2017 sales, record hot runner sales
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Barnes Group Inc.’s bottom line took a $96.7 million tax reform hit in the fourth quarter of 2017, but companywide sales were strong, and the company’s hot runner sales reached record...
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Westlake adding capacity for PVC and VCM in US and Germany
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Westlake Chemical Corp. plans to add capacity for PVC resin and vinyl chloride monomer feedstock at plants in Louisiana and Germany. Houston-based Westlake will add a total of 750 million pounds...
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Outstanding results and another record year for Covestro in 2017
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Driven by a high demand for high-performance plastics and significantly higher margins, Covestro increased group sales by 18.8 percent to EUR 14.1 billion over the past fiscal year. Group EBITDA...
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Entries open for International Design Awards
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Organizers of the International Design Excellence Awards competition added categories, balanced jury representation across design disciplines, rebranded the logo and upgraded trophies for this...
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Total, Borealis and Nova Chemicals form Gulf Coast petrochemicals joint venture
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French oil company Total SA, Austria’s Borealis AG and Canada-based Nova Chemicals Corp. on Feb. 19 announced that they have agreed to form a joint venture in petrochemicals on the U.S. Gulf ...
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Wine and molding
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Jessica Bell has created a plastic wine glass that even a merlot-drinking wine snob can love. And she's working with Wisconsin-based custom injection molder Sussex IM Inc. for volume production of ...
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Uponor invests $10 million in smart water venture
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Vantaa, Finland — Uponor Oyj will put another $10 million toward its joint venture with Belkin International, bringing its total investment in their company called Phyn LLC to $25 million....
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Published on June 10, 2014 Europe's 40 Top Producers and Converters of Plastics Film 2014

This report provides an analysis of the European plastics film and sheet sector, including a discussion of market conditions and trends, growth opportunities, and strategies implemented by market leaders.

Included are rankings and profiles of the top 40 businesses operating in the segment by 2013 revenue.

We review 40 leading European processors serving the sector, assessing their:

  • 2013 total revenue
  • Global and European film and sheet sales
  • M&A activity
  • Manufacturing sites in Europe versus globally
  • Services offered and geographical markets served

Also included are headquarters location and key contact for each organization.

Companies covered in this report include:

  • Amcor Flexibles
  • Armando Alvarez Group
  • Bemis Europe
  • Bischof+Klein
  • British Polythene Industries
  • CeDo Group
  • Clondalkin Group
  • Constantia Flexibles
  • Coveris
  • Cryovac Group
  • Deriblok
  • DuPont Teijin Films
  • Eiffel
  • Ergis
  • Groupe Barbier
  • Huhtamaki
  • Jindal Poly Films
  • Innovia Films
  • Linpac Packaging
  • Manucor
  • Manuli Stretch
  • Mitsubishi Polyester Film
  • Mondi
  • Naksan Plastik
  • Papier-Mettler
  • Plastotecnica
  • Polifilm
  • Polinas Turkey
  • Rani Plast
  • RKW
  • Safta
  • Schur Flexibles
  • Sphere Group
  • Superfilm
  • Taghleef Industries
  • Toray Plastics
  • Treofan
  • Trioplast Industrier
  • Vibac Group
  • Wihuri Packaging Division (Wipak)

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