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Beck Automation shows robotic system for in-mold labeling
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Beck Automation AG’s Beck-Flex high-speed in-mold labeling robotic system has the flexibility to run both inside- and outside-gated parts, and stack them on a conveyor. Beck-Flex works on...
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07-27-2016
Arburg to have 27 exhibits at K 2016
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During K 2016, Arburg GmbH + Co. KG will display 12 machines at its own traditional “lucky number” booth of Hall 13, Standard A13 — and a total of 27 exhibits. The company from...
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07-27-2016
Professional Plastics named Orange County, Calif., family-owned business of the year
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Irvine, Calif. — Professional Plastics Inc. has been named a 2016 family-owned business of the year by the Orange County Business Journal. CEO David Kietzke accepted the award on June 21 at...
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07-27-2016
PE pipe making potable inroads
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The qualities of polyethylene pipe are piquing the interest of more civil engineers of potable water systems in North America. The telecommunications and utility industries have long used PE pipe...
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07-27-2016
Milacron opens eSTORE
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Milacron Holdings Corp. has made its new Milacron eSTORE live, and the site is fulfilling orders for customers in North America and Europe. In the past, the company’s leading product brands...
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07-27-2016
Pretium Packaging buys Custom Blow Molding
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Pretium Packaging LLC of Chesterfield, Mo., has added an operation with locations in Escondido, Calif., Carrollton, Texas, and Aurora, Ill. Genstar Capital LCC owns Pretium, a rigid plastic...
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07-27-2016
PolyOne buying two businesses, creating Advanced Composites platform
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PolyOne Corp. is paying $85.5 million to acquire two composites businesses from Gordon Holdings Inc. Avon Lake, Ohio-based PolyOne will take ownership of Gordon Composites and Polystrand Inc....
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07-27-2016
Major upgrades help Otto Environmental prepare for growth
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Waste and recycling container maker Otto Environmental Systems North America Inc. ended up spending about 18 months and about $18 million improving infrastructure, adding manufacturing capacity...
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07-27-2016
New optical sorter can speed sortation
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National Recovery Technologies (NRT) has announced a next-generation platform of its SpydiR and ColorPlus optical sorters, for bottle sortation. “For our customers, a couple of percentage...
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07-27-2016
Jomar to introduce new injection blow molding technology at K 2016
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Jomar Corp., which makes injection blow molding machines in Egg Harbor Township, N.J., has launched the IntelliDrive series that incorporates a custom-designed, servo-driven hydraulic system....
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07-27-2016
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Current Pricing

As of Date Low High Avg

2012click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
06-Aug-12 91 97 94
25-Jun-12 88 96 92

2011click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
21-Feb-11 84 95 89.5

2010click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
27-Sep-10 79 89 84
05-Apr-10 77 81 79

2009click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
22-Jun-09 51 57 54
11-May-09 59 63 61
19-Jan-09 62 67 64.5

2008click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
24-Nov-08 69 73 71
08-Sep-08 74 84 79

2007click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
26-Nov-07 72 82 77
09-Jul-07 51 56 53.5

2006click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
16-Jan-06 55 60 57.5

2002click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
18-Feb-02 45 50 47.5

2001click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
10-Sep-01 50 55 52.5

2000click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
24-Jul-00 55 60 57.5

1998click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
29-Jun-98 45 50 47.5

1997click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
21-Jul-97 51 56 53.5
27-Jan-97 58 68 63

1996click to collapse

Change Date Low High Avg
23-Dec-96 48 54 51
26-Aug-96 52 59 55.5

All prices are estimated U.S. market prices, in cents per pound, for prime resin, unfilled, natural color, FOB supplier, unless otherwise indicated.

"Change Date" represents issue dates when Plastics News published a change in our weekly price chart, as well as the week when the file was updated most recently. Our published prices indicate when we became aware of and confirmed with North American buyers and suppliers that prices actually changed in the market.