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Third quarter machinery shipments up 20 percent

By: Audrey LaForest

North American shipments of plastics machinery jumped 20 percent in the third quarter of 2017 compared with the third quarter a year ago, according to figures released Dec. 14 by the Plastics Industry Association's Committee on Equipment Statistics.

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