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ChemChina to list KraussMaffei on Shanghai Stock Exchange

China National Chemical Corp. (ChemChina) is moving forward with plans to list KraussMaffei Group GmbH on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.

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China drives growth for KraussMaffei

KraussMaffei Group GmbH is experiencing powerful momentum from China 18 months after the company was purchased by state-owned China National Chemical Corp. (ChemChina) in April 2016.

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China's plastics industry makes a push in Mexico

China's plastics machinery industry was out in force at the recent Plastimagen show in Mexico City.

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Niigata forms joint venture with Haitian

Niigata Machine Techno Co. Ltd. has formed a joint venture in Japan with Haitian International Holdings Ltd., China's biggest manufacturer of injection molding equipment.

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Yizumi sees German R&D base bringing 'affordable' high-tech to China

Chinese plastics equipment maker Yizumi Precision Machinery Ltd. is setting up a research center in Germany, in a push to adapt manufacturing technology from high-cost spots like Europe to mass-market factories in places like China.

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P&G says Imflux has created new way to mold

After four years of secrecy, U.S. consumer products giant Procter & Gamble Co. is pulling back the veil on its Imflux process -- an injection molding technology that uses low, constant pressure to fill the mold, controlled by software and pressure sensors in the mold and the nozzle.

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Engel says sales up 10 percent, ‘good mood’ in global industry

Engel Austria GmbH, one of the world's largest makers of injection molding machines, is expecting sales of approximately 1.5 billion euros for fiscal 2017, a 10 percent increase from 2016.

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Davis-Standard targets China’s medical tubing markets

U.S. plastics equipment maker Davis-Standard LLC is aggressively targeting the burgeoning Chinese market for medical tubing.

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China’s plastics firms report strong first half

Hong Kong-listed plastics machinery and processing companies are posting strong results for the first half of the year, citing rising demand in China as automation along with overseas trade initiatives take hold.

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Haitian sales jump 30 percent on strong demand from China

Haitian International Holdings Ltd., China's biggest maker of injection molding equipment, saw sales jump 30.5 percent to 5.037 billion yuan ($756 million) in the first half of the year, on what it called a "mild recovery" in the global economy and strong demand in China.

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