Tag Archives: China

Look For Role of Bamboo To Grow

Look for bamboo’s role in bioplastics (and as a plastics replacement) to grow because of contributions in the climate change argument, as well as a program by China [..]

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Dow: China Up 10%, PE Markets look Firm

Strong demand in packaging, transportation and construction are propelling growth for plastics and other performance materials at Dow, contributing to strong profitably, which is also getting a push [..]

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China’s Machine-Building Capability Outpaces Downstream Industries

Injection molding machine sales in China are expected to reach $4.8 billion next year, up 18 percent from 2013, according to a new market research report. The compound [..]

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Moldmaking Startup Will Make A Splash At NPE2015

A moldmaking startup based in Windsor, Connecticut is growing rapidly from a zero start five years ago and plans a splash at NPE2015 with two mold demonstrations, one [..]

Cooling/Heating, Injection Molding, Medical, Molds & Moldmaking , , ,

Chinese Molders Face Cost Burden, But Eye Niches

China is a major exporter of injection molds. But injection molded parts? Not so much. The reason: Extremely high resin costs in China. And that’s a gap that [..]

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What’s Hot In China?

The big auto shows used to be in Detroit and Frankfurt. It may be that the hot show now is in Beijing, at the seat of the fastest-growing [..]

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