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Material Insights: Ineos buys a soccer team
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Materials supplier Ineos has purchased a Swiss soccer team, China Shenhua commits to a West Virginia investment and the U.S. Chemical Safety Board releases its investigation into the fires at...
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11-20-2017
French private equity firm buys Revere Plastics
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French private equity Ardian has made its first foray into North America's injection molding market, and it is looking for more plastics acquisitions. Ardian has agreed to buy custom molder Revere ...
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11-20-2017
Graham picks up packaging thermoformer EasyPak
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Private equity firm Graham Partners has purchased food packaging manufacturer EasyPak LLC, a thermoformer based in Leomister, Mass., that offers containers made from 100 percent recycled materials....
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11-20-2017
Recycled PET maker Loop goes public on NASDAQ
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Recycled plastics firm Loop Industries Inc. began trading shares on the NASDAQ stock exchange Nov. 20. The Montreal-based firm describes itself as "a leader in sustainably produced PET resin." In...
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11-20-2017
Trademark gets smaller but more focused
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San Diego — Trademark Plastics Inc. of Riverside, Calif., is narrowing its focus with fewer — but more highly trained — employees, more automated systems and higher productivity...
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11-20-2017
North Carolina revoking Chemours' permit to discharge processed wastewater
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The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) announced Nov. 16 that it was moving to “permanently revoke” the permit for Chemours Co. to discharge its wastewater as the ...
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11-20-2017
China offers signs of 'leeway' in imported plastic scrap ban
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Possibly cracking open the door in its ban on plastic scrap imports, the Chinese government may allow some grades of clean material in, if they can be used directly in manufacturing, according to...
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11-20-2017
Milacron expanding in Mexico to keep pace with mold makers
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Mexico City — Mold makers from north of the border keep building plants in Mexico, and Milacron Holdings Corp. is keeping pace by expanding its operations in Querétaro. Milacron makes ...
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11-17-2017
Coperion sees sales from fracking, polyolefin growth
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The Coperion compounding extruder business is gaining sales from polyolefins thanks to shale fracking, and Coperion and K-Tron feeders are growing from installations in engineering plastics,...
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11-17-2017
Toyoda Gosei brings a new focus on training future leaders
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Ann Arbor, Mich. — Toyoda Gosei Co. is preparing on multiple fronts for the changing automotive landscape. The firm has expanded in many areas of its business during the last few years,...
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11-17-2017
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Originally published October 9, 2017, in Plastics News. Some data may have been updated.


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* Midpoint of a company-provided range


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E Plastics News and industry estimates. These figures were not provided by the company.


All sales are in U.S. dollars and represent plastic production molds built in North America by non-captive toolmakers.


CURRENCY NOTE: All Canadian sales figures have been converted to U.S. dollars using the average annual exchange rate for the 12 months of each company's fiscal year. For those fiscal years that correspond to calendar-year 2016, the following average annual rate was used: C$1=US$0.76.


All companies' fiscal years correspond to calendar-year 2016 unless otherwise noted.