China
RSS

Image

Ashland benefits from China's environmental actions


January 9, 2015 11:06 am ET

Ashland Inc.'s subsidiary in Changzhou, China, reported double-digit sales growth and attributed it to China's increasing focus on environmental protection.

Image

Haitian gains a foothold in Taiwan


January 8, 2015 2:23 pm ET

Injection press giant Haitian International Holdings Ltd. is establishing it first subsidiary in Taiwan, against the backdrop of a further slowing economy in mainland China.

Image

Chinese compounder Pret snaps up US recycler Wellman


January 6, 2015 11:36 am ET

Shanghai Pret Composites Co. Ltd. is acquiring one of the largest recyclers in the U.S., Wellman Plastics Recycling LLC of Johnsonville, S.C., in an all cash deal.

Image

Wrap-Tite finds a way forward


January 6, 2015 1:45 pm ET

In early 2014, an Ohio packaging firm was facing the loss of $500,000 from a fraud it encountered when ordering machinery from a Chinese supplier, but was hopeful it could recover the funds.

Image

Essel Propack adds fifth plant in China, expands in Egypt


January 5, 2015 4:47 pm ET

Plastics packaging manufacturer Essel Propack Ltd. has launched a new plant in Suzhou in East China.

Image

EU ready to impose new duties on imported glass fiber from China


January 5, 2015 9:58 am ET

The trade group GlassFibreEurope has backed new European Union (EU) trade measures calling for additional duties of up to 30 percent on glass fiber imports from China.

Image

Large-scale bioplastics project starts in China


December 30, 2014 10:52 am ET

A 50,000-metric-ton-per-year polylactic acid resin and processed products plant broke ground last week in Taizhou, China.

Image

BASF establishes Chengdu office


December 30, 2014 10:40 am ET

Chemical giant BASF SE has established a subsidiary in Chengdu, capital city of Sichuan province in West China.

Image

China working on its first safety standards for baby feeding products


December 29, 2014 2:16 pm ET

The China Toy and Juvenile Products Association will develop the country's first industry-wide safety standards for infant and children's feeding utensils.

Image

China's Ningbo Joyson buying German auto supplier Quin


December 29, 2014 10:16 am ET

China's Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp. is planning its second acquisition of a German auto supplier, announcing it will buy Quin GmbH, a maker of steering wheels, airbag covers and other interior trim.

Upcoming Plastics News Events

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

More Events

Newsletters

Select from the list below to subscribe to customized Plastics News e-mail news alerts. Check the options you wish to receive.

View samples of all eNewsletters »

More Newsletters