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European consumption to exceed 1m t/y again / Pandemic sparks major decline / AWJ predicts rapid recovery / E-mobility drives sales / Recycling an integral part of market
First edition of new "IAA" motor show in Munich loses exhibitors / PwC survey: 70% Germans, 97% Chinese willing to change mobility behaviour
Knorr-Bremse woos lighting technology supplier / Is France's Faurecia also interested in buying?
Covid-19 crisis leaves fewer scars on German-speaking region / Further consolidation among producers / Prices relatively low for a long time / Volatility likely to rise at end of year / Recycling gains importance
Coronavirus generates a windfall for gardening tool specialist / Increased sales for irrigation during lockdown
Expansion of “STOP” initiative against marine litter with Borouge and Nova / New partnership with AEPW / Bio-propane from Neste / Pellets with a high recyclate content and mono-materials added to portfolio
Production site opened in Hungary / Proximity to automotive supplier Bosch was decisive
Global prospects for 2019 at best subdued / Job losses and plant closures expected / European manufacturers face big decisions
Heiko Chudzick appointed executive VP of operations
Purchase of automation specialist Grohmann Engineering / Systems for e-vehicle assembly / Integrated plastics processing activities
Plastics industry on growth course / Billions invested in booming automotive and aviation industries / Domestic polymer capacities limited to PVC, PET and PS / Highly dependent on polymer imports
Korean automotive supplier plans new facility in the Czech Republic
Reduction of overcapacities in Italy, Spain and particularly France / TecPart says German suppliers are on comparatively safe ground / "Markets will stagnate for several years" / Raising R&D activities in Europe?
Composites/GRP August 2012: Ortho resins mostly unchanged / Only slight contractions at the lower end / Glass fibre products stable / Demand gathers strength after summer lull
Fire erupts at Spanish injection moulder / Storage hall completely destroyed / No injuries
Equity funding to facilitate expansion / New plant to serve China's automotive market
PC/ABS blend developed for dishwasher applications
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Date of print: 05/12/2022
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