The 153-page market report assesses processors that currently serve the medical-device market. Plastics News' team targeted the top five by sales from the publication's annual rankings. For example, the top injection molders include Nypro Inc., Tech Group Inc. and Phillips-Medisize Corp.
Film and sheet converters, tubing extruders, thermoformers, rotational molders and blow molders also are included.
The report also assesses the top global medical-device OEM companies. Those companies include Zimmer Holdings Inc., Biomet Inc., Roche Group and Olympus Corp.
Plastics News' “Medical Device Market Review and Outlook 2012” can be purchased for $749 before Sept. 21. For information go to plasticsnews.com/store.