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Report Code: PL-115     Pages: 125

By 2011 the aggregate value of sales of regional industrial thermoformers was slightly less than $2.7 billion. Our survey suggests sales rebounded 3% in 2012 to reach $2.75 billion. Yet looking to 2013 less than half the survey respondents (45%) foresee an increase in their sales of industrial products whereas the other 55% foresee either no change.
Feb 2013
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Report Code: PL-114     Pages: 110

If "the new normal economy" bears any resemblance to "the old normal economy" of the 2001-2008 period, regional sales of thermoformed packaging products should grow by 3.5% in volume terms and 5.5% in value terms out to 2014. Much will depend on the pace of recovery in the demand for packaging intermediate and final products in non-food-related markets – appliances, aftermarket automotive products, building and construction, housewares, medical products, and so on.
Jan 2012
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Report Code: PL-113     Pages: 108

This directory provides detailed profiles of 371 regional rotomolders operating 438 plants in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.
Jan 2011
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Report Code: PL-112     Pages: 151

After registering steady sales growth of roughly 6% over the first 8 years of the decade the value of output from North American companies specializing in thermoformed packaging products fell back 2.4% in 2009. Here in early 2010 growth has resumed.
May 2010
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Report Code: PL-111     Pages: 160

One of the features of this report is an analysis of operations across the industry – for example, average sales accruing to captive, custom and proprietary profile extrusion operations, the number of extrusion lines and employees per plant, the number of employees per extrusion line – that processors can utilize to benchmark their own operations.
Dec 2009
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Report Code: PL-110     Pages: 120

The consensus among the processors is that there are significant technological changes in plastic sheet offerings, and there are ongoing innovations in thermoformed part decoration.
Feb 2009
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Report Code: PL-109     Pages: 140

Despite the welcome, albeit temporary, respite in the pricing of crude oil and natural gas due to the unfolding global financial crisis and economic slowdown, composite processors – in common with all other regional plastics processors – have to continue adapting to the new economics of energy.
Oct 2008
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Report Code: PL-108     Pages: 160

After decades of rapid growth over the course of the past half-century the North American rotational molding business demonstrates all the classic signs of maturity.
Mar 2008
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Report Code: PL-107     Pages: 81

This report compares regional plastics processors with respect to globalization and its implications for their domestic and foreign operations.
Mar 2007
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Report Code: PL-105     Pages: 81

This report distills data and insights gathered from a telephone-based survey of over 100 companies involved on the supply and demand sides of the compression molding business.
Nov 2006
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Report Code: PL-106     Pages: 81

The level of industry concentration has always been high in industrial blow molding, and events of the past few years have raised this measure even higher.
Nov 2006
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Report Code: PL-104     Pages: 81

Thermoplastic pipe is by far the largest component of this business, accounting for 9.4 billion lbs. of plastic material (96% of total plastic pipe output in volume terms) and $9.7 billion in annual sales (92% of total plastic pipe output in value terms).
Jun 2006
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Report Code: PL-103     Pages: 81

This report presents the most up-to-date and comprehensive analysis of the past, current and likely future state of the regional bottle blow molding business.
Jul 2005
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Report Code: PL-102     Pages: 81

PCRS has researched and published studies of the North American industrial thermoforming business in 1995, 1998, 2001 and 2004.
Nov 2004
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Report Code: PL-101     Pages: 81

The concept of wood/plastic composite material has a long history in plastics processing, yet it is only in the past few years that its potential in decking, fencing, railing and other building and non-building products has been addressed.
May 2004
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