I was trolling through the Plastics News database recently, once again looking for a way to tell the data story of why our ranking of rotational molders has always intrigued me more than those for other processes.
I think it's because of the diligence of its players to obtain the most from their industry.
To illustrate this, I've pulled some statistics from the rankings we've published so far this year. The following shows fiscal year 2017 vs. 2007 in terms of sales and averages. I included the total ranked sales and the number of firms as well:
But far more interesting is looking at the processes side by side, up at the top of this page.