Date archive forDecember, 2014
    Plastics machines
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
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    Hudson-Sharp to introduce new 5750 W high speed wicketer at Arabplast 2015

    Hudson-Sharp, a US-based bag converting equipment supplier with a European headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, will present its latest version of the model 5750 W high speed wicketer at Arabplast 2015. For certain More...

    Plastics News
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
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    A look back at highlights from 2014

    What made the headlines in petrochemical markets in 2014? According to ChemOrbis, the most striking answer is, needless to say, crude oil prices, which steadily retreated since the start of the second half of the More...

    plastics news
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014
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    China’s polymer imports decline for 3rd consecutive month

    According to ChemOrbis, China’s polymer imports declined for a third consecutive month in November, reflecting the muted state of demand in the country along with slower than anticipated economic growth. Even More...

    Plastic prices
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014
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    Middle Eastern players: Clouds may not scatter for January

    According to ChemOrbis, in Middle Eastern markets, players have begun to voice their January expectations while a major Saudi Arabian producer already announced their new PP, PE and PS prices with decreases to their More...

    plastics news
    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, December 27th, 2014
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    Will firmer styrene costs permit Asian PS sellers to stabilize the market?

    Spot benzene and styrene costs in Asia have pared some of their losses over the week after recording relentless decreases for 5 months, according to ChemOrbis. The upward movement was mainly attributed to concerns More...

    Plastic prices
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, December 26th, 2014
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    Acetylene based PVC trading at a premium to ethylene based in China

    Players in China report that acetylene based PVC prices in the local market have gained a premium over ethylene based PVC, a significant change in market dynamics compared with three months ago, when the premium More...

    plastics news
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
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    Cardia granted additional patent protection in four Asia Pacific countries

    Cardia Bioplastics Limited from Australia has secured patent protection for its Cardia Compostable, Biohybrid and PPC-starch resin and finished products from Japan, Australia, New Zealand and China Patent and Trademark More...

    Plastics raw materials
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
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    Tomra Sorting shed lights on polymer recycling at Arabplast 2015

    Tomra Sorting Recycling will highlight its sensor-based sorting technology for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle recycling and flake sorting at Arabplast 2015, to be held from January 10-13 in Dubai, United More...

    News for plastics industry
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
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    First International Injection Molding Conference drew more than 100 industry players worldwide

    The first International Injection Molding Conference (IIMC), organized by the Institute of Plastics Processing (IKV) in Industry and the Skilled Crafts at RWTH Aachen University, was held in Aachen, Germany from More...