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Plastimagen highlights Mexican success


December 12, 2014 11:28 am ET

The dust has settled. The exhibitors and public have gone home. But Plastimagen México 2014, the 19th edition of the show first held in the Mexican capital in 1987, is, it would seem, the new benchmark for Latin America’s plastics industry.

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High prices spark energy-saving technology in Mexico


December 11, 2014 12:55 pm ET

MEXICO CITY — With electricity in Mexico reported to be between 25 to 73 percent more expensive than in the United States, variable frequency drive (VFD) energy-saving technology is proving to be popular among the country’s plastics...

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Injection molder Preh expands automotive facility in Mexico


December 9, 2014 10:00 am ET

Preh GmbH, the Bad Neustadt, Germany-based supplier of injection molded electronic controls to automotive companies, has completed the large-scale expansion of its production facilities in Monterrey, Mexico.

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Mecaplast building second molding plant in Mexico, making engine parts


December 5, 2014 2:04 pm ET

Tier 1 auto industry supplier Mecaplast Group says it will build its second injection molding facility in Mexico in the city of Silao, central Mexico.

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Plastiblow, Italian blow molding machinery maker, entering U.S. market


December 5, 2014 1:01 pm ET

Italian blow molding machinery maker Plastiblow srl is launching North American sales.

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PS, PVC resin prices slide


December 4, 2014 1:21 pm ET

Commodity resin prices continue to slide as 2014 draws to a close, with North American prices for PVC and solid polystyrene each falling in November.

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Canada's Papp Plastics is eyeing big opportunities with JV in Mexico


November 24, 2014 4:11 pm ET

Canadian injection molder and turnkey solution provider Papp Plastics & Distributing Ltd. will open an $11 million to $12 million joint venture facility in Querétaro, central Mexico, in December, co-owner Michael Papp said.

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Need for skilled workers is unchanged, but method of finding them has


November 21, 2014 6:00 am ET

It's in the news nearly every day now: “How can manufacturing solve the skilled worker shortage? We need to get young people interested in manufacturing.”

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UK plastics firms target customers in Mexico and Central America


November 20, 2014 4:31 pm ET

The British Plastics Federation is stepping up its interest in Latin American markets, as evidenced by its debut appearance at the Plastimagen México 2014 trade show in Mexico City.

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PET film maker Evertis expanding production in Mexico, Brazil, Portugal


November 20, 2014 2:52 pm ET

Evertis, a PET film maker, is expanding production at plants in Mexico, Brazil and Portugal, the company said.

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