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Packaging facility in Lund to close up shop in early 2015 / 250 employees affected
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POLYMER PRICES
Ethylene September 2014: European contract notation highly contested / Several readjustments
29.08.2014
AGRICULTURAL FILM
Global market to reach 7m t at value of USD 10.5 bn in 2020 / LLDPE most dominant material / China as leading consumer / Grand View Research report
29.08.2014
RADIUS GROUP
District heating pipes joint venture with Austria's KE KELIT / “Springboard for European growth”
29.08.2014
MANGALORE REFINERY & PETROCHEMICALS
Mangalore hub brings feedstock output on stream / Downstream PP unit to start up this year
29.08.2014
SHENHUA
Plans for new petrochemicals hub in China's northern Ningxia province / CB&I technology for coal-to-olefins project
29.08.2014
HELM
Agreement to distribute 50% of Argex's titanium dioxide plant across North America
29.08.2014
SEALED AIR
Compostable films from Cardia Bioplastics specified for “PakNatural" range of cushion bags
29.08.2014
PLASTIC FANTASTIC
One order of transatlantic cable, please
29.08.2014
DECEUNINCK
Belgian profile producer acquires Turkish windows systems provider Pimas for EUR 20m / New Turkish market leader / Strengthening position in Russia
28.08.2014
BERLIN PACKAGING
Acquisition by private equity firm Oak Hill for USD 1.4 bn / Secondary buyout / Specialist in rigid packaging
28.08.2014
ELECTROLUX
Swedish group joins bidding war for General Electric's household goods business
28.08.2014
PKC
Production relocated to Serbia and Lithuania / Programme to save EUR 14m annually and bring new growth opportunities
28.08.2014
SIPCHEM
Saudi LDPE/EVA swing plant starts operations
28.08.2014
IGGESUND PAPERBOARD
Elegant plastic-coated paper cup launched / Carbon footprint much reduced / Future long-term business opportunities expected
28.08.2014
DR PEPPER
Lightweighting and redesign helps save over 6,500 t of PET in 2013 / Over 85% of manufacturing solid waste is recycled
28.08.2014
European Price Index August 2014
August prev. mon. (change)
Plastixx 2,256.7 2,278.6 ( -1.0% )
Plastixx ST 2,328.9 2,352.9 ( -1.0% )
Plastixx TT 1,442.3 1,440.1 ( +0.2% )
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