VDMA says China most important overall market

The German plastics and rubber machinery industry has posted a record year with a 5 percent year-on-year growth in sales in 2017, and looks set for another


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Industry worried about 'unintended consequences' of trade war

Call it collateral damage from a trade war with China: Saudi Basic Industries Inc. says steep tariffs proposed on U.S. polycarbonate exports to China could


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China scrap plastic imports may drop 95 percent

Scrap plastic imported into China this year will likely plummet from 2017 levels, possibly to less than 5 percent of what it was last year, according to an


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Tech-Long, Unique unveil new partnership

Tech-Long Packaging Machinery Co. Ltd., one of the world's largest suppliers of PET stretch blow molding machines and beverage packaging lines, is partnering


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China's TK Mold sees auto growth, frets over US-China trade war

Chinese mold maker TK Group (Holdings) Ltd. is laser-focused on North America, seeing both opportunities for new business and significant challenges from the


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Clariant keeps China as core

Muttenz, Switzerland-based speciality chemicals behemoth Clariant International Ltd. makes no secret of moving China from the periphery to the heart of its


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Samsonite switches some molding work from Asia to Europe

Samsonite-Hungária, the Hungary offshoot of global luggage maker Samsonite International SA, is planning to switch its supply of plastic molded component parts


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DuPont eyes $40 million upgrade to Chinese compounding plant

DowDuPont Specialty Products is boosting production and research in China with a $40 million upgrade to a compounding facility there, to satisfy the quickening


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Euromap unveils first digital 4.0 standard

The European machinery association Euromap is introducing what it's calling a significant step forward for the development of Industry 4.0, releasing the first


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Shanghai Kawata targets U.S. but wary over tariffs

Kawata Machinery Manufacturing (Shanghai) Co., a Japanese-invested auxiliary equipment manufacturer in China, is making a push into the U.S. market.


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