Breadcrumb Home Regions Europe Resin Pricing Resin prices in Europe trending up In April, European standard thermoplastic prices increased sharply yet again following significantly higher monomer cost settlements. News Ukraine invasion prompts Henkel to exit Russia, where it employs 2,500 Henkel, a maker of reactive polyurethane systems for pultrusion and a wide range of consumer products, also employs 600 in Ukraine. News Blow molding machine maker Kautex steps up activity in Latin America German extrusion blow molding equipment maker Kautex Maschinenbau GmbH is stepping up its activities in Latin America but says trade restrictions in the region have been a hindrance. News Italian machinery, packaging groups ‘alarmed' by price hikes, materials shortages Three Italian manufacturing associations call for "urgent action" to rethink Europe's industrial policies as prices rise. News Report: ‘ReShaping Plastics' will require significant changes The European plastics system needs significant change within five years to meet long-term circularity and net-zero emissions goals, a new report warns. News Sigma, Teufelberger team on acquisition The purchase of Marflex M.J. Maillis Poland involves 120 million pounds of production of both stretch film and plastic strapping. News Tarkett supports Ukraine workers as it continues flooring production in Russia An internal solidarity fund has been created for financial aid and shelter has been provided for families "from unsafe areas." News War in Ukraine destroys plastic bucket maker in Chernihiv Plast-Box SA had closed its facility in Chernihiv in late February before the facility was later targeted. News Russian invasion of Ukraine may leave manufacturers hesitant to return Many of the automotive companies and suppliers that have moved operations outside of Ukraine or Russia might not be quick to return. News Some plastics firms leave Russia over Ukraine crisis Plastics-related firms are making decisions on how they do business with Russia as the conflict with Ukraine continues. Load More SIGN UP FOR TO RECEIVE THESE EMAILS AND ENEWSLETTERS PN Breaking News PN Daily Report Kickstart Blog Roundup Industry Events Coverage Injection Tooling Report K Show Materials Alert Material Insights Medical Report Mergers & Acquisitions Report PN Events PN NPE News PN Webinars and Livestreams Numbers That Matter Rigid Packaging Sustainability & Recycling Report EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please verify captcha. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.