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Injection Molding in North America: Analysis & Full Ranking Report 2018 -


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Molding in North America: Analysis & Full Ranking"
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This exclusive in-depth report examines the largest processing segment
of the plastics industry. Analysis and data on current market conditions
in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, economic indicators, growth drivers and

You will gain insight on key trends impacting the injection molding
segment, including automation, lightweighting, mobile apps, process
validation, resin pricing and supply trends, machinery
shipments/forecast and new technology platforms.

BONUS: downloadable EXCEL DATA contains ALL RANKED companies (592) from
our just released 2018 RANKING of top
North American Injection Molders by sales volume,
including data on end markets served, materials usage, resin throughput,
number of injection presses, tonnage and all plant locations in North

Key Topics Covered:

Section 1: Injection Molding Market Overview

i. Current market conditions: U.S., Canada & Mexico

ii. Plastics injection molding: The process

iii. Economic indicators/forecast

iv. Growth drivers

v. Challenges

vi. Opportunities

Section 2: Key Trends: Impact on Injection Molding Segment

i. Automation

ii. Internet of Things (IoT)

iii. Lightweighting

iv. Technology

v. Mobile apps

vi. Process validation

vii. Simulation & virtual modeling

viii. Reshoring

ix. Just-in-time production

Section 3: Resin Pricing and Supply Trends

i. 2017 pricing trends and forecast

ii. Growth trends

iii. Ethylene supply

Section 4: Machinery Trends

i. Injection presses: electric vs. hydraulic

ii. New technology platforms

iii. Hot runner trends

iv. Machinery shipments/forecast

v. Future growth opportunities

Section 5: Key Issues & Outlook: North America

i. Trade issues, NAFTA

ii. Sustainability: bioplastics

iii. Global political climate

iv. Outlook

Section 6: Competitive Landscape

  • Arburg
  • Engel
  • Husky
  • KraussMaffei
  • Milacron
  • Negri Bossi
  • Sumitomo (SHI) Demag
  • Toshiba
  • UBE
  • Wittman-Battenfeld

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