Plastics Industry in India: An Overview
In 2015, there is a tremendous amount of interest in India on the part of the global plastics industry. India's industry is projecting that the country will double its per person use of plastics by 2020, as a growing consumer class increasingly wants the smartphones, computers, cars and better food packaging that are more common in other places. India's industry is more driven by domestic demand than exports, compared to China. Some analysts see a tipping point, where rising local DEMAND will spur momentum for growth.
Flexible Packaging Trends in North America
Flexible packaging in North America continues to grow fueled by industry expansion in the U.S. It is the nation's second largest packaging segment, garnering 18 percent of the $150 billion packaging market.
Our annual recap of the FLEXIBLE PACKAGING market in North America examines current market conditions and provides a forecast for 2015 and beyond. The report identifies key drivers of industry growth, opportunities for resin suppl...
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Trends in Resin Distribution - Brought to you by M. Holland
Plastics News' new research report sponsored by M. Holland looks at the trends shaping the resin market as 2015 gets off to a positive start.
The report includes insight and perspectives from industry leaders on growth opportunities and challenges for resin distributors, pricing volatility and more.
Plastics in Brazil - State of the Industry Report
Brazil's plastics industry is ripe for foreign investment with over 11,000 businesses involved in plastics processing.
Plastics News' analysts provide insight and analysis of economic trends, end market opportunities, market environment challenges, and advancements in R&D for new chemicals and polymers.
The report includes statistics on plastics production quantities and values, end product consumption, producer/...