Chinaplas 2015 ready to embrace a 'new era manufacturing'

April 14, 2015 11:33 am ET

The organizer of the Chinaplas trade show, which has witnessed the globalization of the plastics industry over the past couple of decades, says the emphasis on capital investment and economies of scale is over.


Chinaplas' best (and worst) translations

June 3, 2014 11:16 am ET

Doing business in China as a multinational company usually is a bilingual or multilingual process. Translation plays such a key role in many aspects — but especially in branding and marketing, and I feel compelled to share two brilliant...

China quells waste imports, recycling still continues to grow

May 20, 2014 9:20 am ET

Even as China reins in imports of waste plastics, its plastics recycling sector continues to deliver double-digit growth.


Haitian seeks to 'stay standard'

May 16, 2014 2:18 pm ET

Two words summarize Haitian International Holdings Ltd.'s core strategy for the next few years — stay standard.

High quality, cheaper product key in China

May 15, 2014 9:55 am ET

Thermoplastic elastomer manufacturer Kraiburg TPE Gmbh & Co.'s Asia-Pacific director Roland Ritter says that he sees two competing trends in the region.

Shanghai's Sonner has global vision

May 15, 2014 9:50 am ET

Shanghai feeder manufacturer Shanghai Sonner Machinery Co. Ltd.'s Chinaplas booth was overrun with visitors checking out the company's products, the M250 computerized closed-loop control device and the ST11/SS23 loss-in-weight micro feeder.

GT-Max launches 9-layer film line

May 15, 2014 9:46 am ET

Malaysian plastic packaging and industrial film manufacturer GT-Max Plastic Industries SDN. BHD. has launched a new line that can produce 9-layer film.

Israel's Nilit targeting growth in China

May 15, 2014 9:41 am ET

Israeli engineering compounds manufacturer Nilit Ltd. is targeting the local Chinese market, said sales director Bill Lu.


Borouge moving forward with major PE, PP production expansion

May 14, 2014 4:22 pm ET

At the Chinaplas fair in Shanghai, resin supplier Borouge Pte. Ltd. announced that this year it will move into stage three of its capacity expansion plan.


Chinese injection molding machinery maker Haitai building 2nd facility

May 14, 2014 4:17 pm ET

Chinese injection molding machinery manufacturer Ningbo Haitai Machinery Manufacture Co. Ltd. is constructing a branch facility in Qingdao, which will be finished at the end of 2014.

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