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Pharmaceutical packaging market to near $150bn

The global pharmaceutical packaging market is predicted to reach a value of more than $149 billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 8.75...

DAK Americas to purchase Perpetual PET recycling plant

Alpek Polyester business DAK Americas has signed an agreement to acquire the Perpetual PET recycling facility in Richmond, Indiana (USA). The plant has an annual...

StackTeck turns to Asia for mould-making

Canada’s StackTeck Systems has renamed its South Korean subsidiary StackTeck Asia and confirmed it as the company’s first mould-making plant outside of North America....

Polyamide industry hit by another force majeure

The eleventh declaration of force majeure in the polyamide industry in the last 12 months reinforces the shortage of adiponitrile (ADN) and hexamethylene diamine...

Self-sufficient China still a big target for ethylene imports

Competition to import ethylene and ethylene derivates into China will likely become tougher this year despite the country becoming increasingly self-sufficient. Reports Wood Mackenzie, China is...

Atlas maps future with Saxco acquisition

US-based Atlas Holdings, which owns businesses involved in automotive, building materials, construction services, paper and packaging and supply chain management, has acquired Saxco International,...

IVL expands PET barrier packaging portfolio

Indorama Ventures Public Company Ltd (IVL) is acquiring the PET business of Invista Resins & Fibers in Germany (IRFG) and certain intellectual property rights...

Will 2019 be another tumultuous year for North American polyester?

More of the same is expected in the North American polyester industry next year as the PET resin and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) supply...

R&B prepares for power play in all-electric market

Three blow moulding machinery and technology producers have agreed a strategic partnership for the production of fully electric, hybrid and hydraulic blow moulding machines....

Paraxylene production to cease at Pascagoula

Half a century of paraxylene production will cease at Pascagoula, Mississippi at the end of this year as US petrochemical giant Chevron Phillips Chemical...

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