Although Japan, Germany and Taiwan are the first three in ranking of exporting plastics processing machinery to China, however Chinese statistics show that USA, Vietnam and India are the first three export destinations for the Chinese made machinery and Iran is located at the 10th row of the importers from China with a total value of 61.37 millions of US$.
PIMI is not a political website. It has been established to develop the Iranian trade with the globe. Oil and Gas are both the main sources of polymer production. So, any serious threat to the oil&gas world will impact our
Solvay will begin producing high-performance polyetherketoneketone (PEKK) polymers in the United States early next year, to support its composite materials business in meeting growing aerospace demand. “Solvay further affirms its unique position in lightweighting materials by joining the forces of
EVONIK: Capacity Expansion for Medical Bioplastics / Investment in USA and Germany German speciality chemicals producer Evonik (Essen; www.evonik.com) is adding capacity in the US and Germany for its biodegradable polymers used in the medical sector. The copolymers based on
The First Year Achievements of PIMI with American Users on Top: PIMI special report on 22.11.2016 at 20:31 for the attention of the users and subscribers. Exactly one year ago at this time, the PIMI Portal launched to the internet
KI GROUP POLYMER SUMMIT: Feedstock supply: What does the future hold for Europe? Shale gas, the US, Iran and speciality materials / Excusive conference at “K 2016” Last year’s polyolefin supply crisis exposed the European processing industry’s dependence on imports,
Hennecke Highlights Custom Composite Parts at Camx 2016 The polyurethane processing machinery manufacturer Hennecke Inc. is exhibiting at Camx 2016 in Anaheim, CA, USA, showcasing the results of partnering with technology specialists and parts manufacturers to advance the science of composite materials processing.
GAIL: New HD/LLDPE swing plant in India starts up The Gas Authority of India (GAIL, New Delhi; www.gailonline.com) in mid-September started up a 400,000 t/y HD/LLDPE swing line at its site in Pata, Uttar Pradesh. Plans for the facility, which
HUHTAMAKI: USD 100m investment in new manufacturing plant in the US Huhtamaki (Espoo / Finland; www.huhtamaki.com) is expanding its reach to the US southwest and west coast by investing more than USD 100m in a new manufacturing and distribution facility
The Dow Chemical Company announced that it will showcase its latest polyurethane advancements at the Center for the Polyurethanes Industry’s annual Polyurethanes Technical Conference in Baltimore, MD, USA, from 26 – 28 September 2016. “CPI has always been a great way for us
RadiciGroup Acquires an Engineering Polymer Solutions Business: RadiciGroup performance Plastics has agreed to acquire the engineering polymer solutions business of US-based Invista. Closing of the transaction is expected within 60 days. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The
Teijin Limited has agreed to acquire Continental Structural Plastics Holdings Corporation (CSP), an automotive composite supplier in North America, for US$825 million. The shares of CSP will be purchased by Teijin Holdings USA Inc, the Teijin Group’s holding company in
ALBIS PLASTIC: Joint venture established with US recycling specialist William Barnet / Production facility to be constructed in South Carolina German distributor and compounder Albis Plastic (Hamburg; www.albis.com) has formed a joint venture with William Barnet (Spartanburg, South Carolina /
PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES INTERNATIONAL: USD 10m investment in production expansion at Illinois base / Expecting of sustained period of market growth Sheet extrusion machinery manufacturer Processing Technologies International (PTi, Aurora, Illinois / USA; www.ptiextruders.com) has broken ground on the construction of
US PHA producer rejects merger proposal, opts to wind down biopolymers biooperations Metabolix, Inc. (Woburn, Mass.) has announced that it is implementing a strategic restructuring under which Yield10 Bioscience will become its core business. Consistent with its new strategy, the
NORTH THIN PLY TECHNOLOGY: Technology Marketing appointed as distributor for USA / Composites specialist expects “significant growth in 2016 Effective immediately, Technology Marketing (Salt Lake City, Utah / USA; www.tmi-slc.com) will be distributing North Thin Ply Technology’s (NTPT, Penthalaz-Cossonay /
NEXEO SOLUTIONS: Acquisition by WL Ross completed / Aiming to become market leader in the USA WL Ross Holding (WLRH, New York / USA; www.wlross.com) has completed its acquisition of chemicals and plastics distributor Nexeo Solutions (The Woodlands, Texas /
Iran says it has invited US plane manufacturer Boeing for talks with Iranian companies on modernizing its fleet.