The plastics industry in the United States benefited from both the expanding domestic economy and continued on-boarding of overseas production. Largest gains went to pipe and profile extruders and there was active M&A activity across [...]
By admin|2019-01-11T15:39:30+00:00January 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Injection Molding 2018 Overview
Plastic injection molding is a widely used method of producing machine parts and other products. Injection molding is mostly used in the manufacturing industries because of its superior benefits compared to other forms of plastic [...]
By admin|2018-09-07T13:39:26+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: Molding|Comments Off on Benefits of Injection Molding in Manufacturing
We have been experiencing a steady uptick in thermoplastics as feed-stock pricing has increased, but is that the culprit? Read how recent plant shutdowns has restricted supply in Polypropylene and you be the judge: http://www.plasticsnews.com/article/20180622/NEWS/180629958/commodity-resins-move-in-different-directions-in-may?AID=/20180622/NEWS/180629958 [...]
By admin|2018-06-25T16:51:27+00:00June 25th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Resin Pricing June ’18. What’s to Blame?
With historically cheap and abundant feed stocks from shale gas, majors like Dow, Exxon Mobil, LyondellBasell and Chevron Phillips are completing their planned expansions of plastic production capacity on the Gulf Coast. Looking forward to the increased [...]
By admin|2017-06-06T17:34:37+00:00June 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Plastic Production Ramping Up