Rigid Plastics - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016

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Dublin, Oct. 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dublin - Research and Markets
(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jtzrth/rigid_plastics) has announced the addition of the "Rigid Plastics - A Global Market Watch, 2011 - 2016" report to their offering.

The rigid plastics market is expected to reach US$272.9 billion worth by 2016 primarily supported by the segments: types - caps & closures and pails and resins - Polyethylene Tetraphthalate (PET) and Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC). Globally, Polyethylene (PE) and Polypropylene (PP) together account for approximately 46% of the market are expected to support the plastics industry going forward. Geographical analysis shows that the highest Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 9% is anticipated from Asia-Pacific region during the analysis period 2011-2016. The Americas follows Asia-Pacific with a CAGR of 8.4% while Europe forecasts to drive with a growth rate of 4.9%. Along with the market value analytics, volume based data also suggests positive prospects for the industry going forward. On a volume scale, highest growth rate is expected from Europe during the analysis period.

Publication Overview

The Rigid Plastics - 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

Along with the volume based analysis, the report delivers a microscopic view of regional market values. The major rigid plastics product type and resins discussed in the report are:

By Product type

  • Bottles and Jars
  • Pails
  • Caps & Closures (Lids, flat caps, sports caps, rounded caps, carton mechanisms and pouch spouts)
  • Tubs/Cups/Bowls
  • Trays
  • Tubes/Pipes &
  • Other

By Resin

  • Polyethylene (PE)
  • Polypropylene (PP)
  • Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
  • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Polystyrene (PS)
  • Other

The report focuses on the current market trends, estimates and forecasts for the period 2011-2016. More than 1500 in plastics market and 177 leading market players that project improved market activities in the near future are profiled. 295 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.

The report also covers major industry participants with details of their services, projects and financial status.

Table of contents and examples of companies mentioned available at http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jtzrth/rigid_plastics

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Sector: Plastics

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