Thermoplastics Resin: A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016

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Dublin, Sept. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets
( has announced the addition of the "Thermoplastics Resin - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016" report to their offering.

The thermoplastics market is expected to reach 410.3 million tons by 2016 primarily supported by the segments polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP), polyethylene terephthalate (PET), polyvinyl chloride (PVC), polystyrene (PS) and engineering thermoplastics with their end-users food & beverage packaging, building & construction, automotive, consumer products and etc.

Polyethylene (PE) market is expected to reach 105.2 million tons by 2016, backed up with their end-use segments in emerging countries across world.

Publication Overview

The Thermoplastics Resin - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016' reviews the latest trends in plastics industry with a perceptive to identify the near-future growth prospects.

An in-depth analysis across the geographic regions provides strategic business intelligence for the industry investments. The study offers profitable investment strategies for R&D organizations, plastic manufacturing units, distributors, Contract Research Organizations (CROs) and many more in preferred locations.

The report primarily focuses on:

  • Latest Market Trends
  • Region-wise Demand Factor
  • Key Growth Areas
  • Market Sizes
  • Key Competitors Edge
  • Investment Strategies

More than 1500 in plastics market and 177 leading market players that project improved market activities in the near future are profiled.
452 data charts describe the market shares, sales forecasts and growth prospects.

Moreover, key strategic activities in the market including mergers/acquisitions, collaborations/partnerships, product launches/developments are discussed which gives a deep insight into the growth perspectives of the market.

Thermoplastics resin - type and end-users discussed in the report are:

Polyethylene (PE)

  • Packaging
  • Construction
  • Food Products
  • Consumer Products &
  • Other

Polypropylene (PP)

  • Textiles
  • Films
  • Rigid Packaging
  • Appliances (Household, Automotive & Electronics)
  • Other

Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)

  • Bottles & Container Packaging
  • Food Packaging
  • Fabrics
  • Automotive
  • Other (Straping Tape, Blisters and Others)

Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)

  • Construction
  • Consumer and Institutional
  • Packaging
  • Electrical and Electronic
  • Transportation
  • Furniture and Furnishings
  • Other

Polystyrene (PS)

  • Packaging
  • Electrical and Electronic
  • Construction
  • Appliances
  • Other

Engineering Thermoplastics


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Sector: Plastics

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