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US tariffs expected to have “negligible impact on plastics industry”

The US has slapped 25 per cent tariffs on $16 billion-worth of Chinese goods, including chemicals, but they are expected to have negligible impact...

IVL ramps up rPET capacity with Sorepla purchase

Thailand’s Indorama Ventures (IVL) is targeting increasing demand for food grade recycled PET (rPET) with its acquisition of a plastics recycling facility in France...

MOL Group strikes significant agreement with German recycler

Polymer producer MOL Group aims to become a regional leader in recycling after it signed a strategic cooperation agreement with German recycler APK AG,...

Coveris Rigid rebranded to Paccor after sale

Packaging multinational Coveris Group has continued the realignment of its business portfolio with the sale of its rigid packaging business to Lindsay Goldberg. Coveris Rigid,...

Amcor buys US rival Bemis for $6.8bn

Packaging giant Amcor has agreed to buy US rival Bemis for $6.8 billion in a deal that will strengthen the Australian group’s foothold in...

Filling News

Coca-Cola FEMSA leaves the Philippines

Beverage company Coca-Cola FEMSA will now solely operate in the Latin America region after it took the decision to sell its 51 per cent...

Coca-Cola buys minority stake in sports drink firm

Coca-Cola is to acquire a minority ownership stake in premium sports performance and hydration beverages business BODYARMOR. Through this deal, BODYARMOR will remain an independent company...

Mondelēz moves into Bangladesh

Mondelēz International has opened its first location in Bangladesh, in a move that will allow the brand owner to import its product portfolio into...

Carlsberg increases Cambodian ownership

Carlsberg has increased its ownership in the Cambodian-based brewer Cambrew Limited by 25 per cent and now owns 75 per cent of the company. One...

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