Intensive seminar
Engineering plastics
markets, price trends, analyses
The following plastics are considered:
  • PP compounds
  • Styrene copolymers ABS/ ABS
  • Polycarbonate (PC)
  • PC/ABS blends
  • Polyamides (PA 6 and PA 6.6)
  • POM
  • PBT 
  • PMMA
  • High-performance plastics

Our seminar provides an in-depth look at a particularly dynamic segment of the plastics market, including essential facts about material flows in production and players along the value chain.  

Based on detailed market data and information on how supply and demand are developing and how capacities are planned across the globe, you will gain a better understanding of future availabilities and price trends, materials and applications, suppliers and buyers as well as the corresponding capacities on the market. Our experts will expand on the various factors that shape prices, and how you can use such an analysis for your day-to-day business. 
All this information will give you an edge in strategic decision-making!

Target Group

The seminar is ideal for those already familiar with engineering plastics. It is aimed at purchasers, managing directors, product managers, marketing and sales staff as well as interested parties from the entire industry. 

A basic knowledge of the plastics markets is required. For newcomers, we highly recommend attending our compact seminar “Plastics markets essentials” first.


Expert lecture, practical examples, discussion, exchanging experiences.

Demand and applications

  • Application markets and trends (for engineering thermoplastics)
  • Industry developments and influencing factors (on engineering thermoplastics)
  • Key figures (consumption, etc.)

Feedstocks and value chains

  • Production chains and feedstocks (naphtha, benzene, etc.)
  • Traditional and new processes (shale, ethane, propane)
  • Value chains (for engineering thermoplastics)

Supply and capacities

  • Producers and capacities (status quo)
  • Analysis (global and regional)
  • Trends (global and regional)


  • Relationship between feedstocks and granulate
  • Price developments and analyses
  • Margins and outlook

Dimitrios Koranis, Geschäftsführer, KORANIS Purchasing SolutionsDimitrios Koranis
Managing Director, KORANIS Purchasing Solutions

Schedule for 2022 will be published soon.

Customer notification coronavirus
Dear participants,

We are committed to curbing the spread of Covid-19, which is why we have adjusted our training programme to the current conditions.

Our seminars will be held as online seminars until further notice. We will inform you in advance about any further changes.
Dates & Venues

Schedule for 2022 will be published soon.

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Director Sales & Marketing
E-mail: katharina.kolk@kiweb.de
Phone: +49 (0) 6172 / 9606-70
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