A branch of Uflex has created a new BOPET film for stand-out packaging in retail for confectionary. more

29 Aug 2017 11:25 News

May is already upon us so we have compiled a list of the most-read stories should you need reminding of any of the biggest Middle Eastern Plastics news you may have missed. more

1 May 2017 09:00 News

Milacron has marked another major milestone, delivering its 12,501st India-made injection moulding machine, manufactured in Ahmedabad. more

19 Apr 2017 11:13 News

India's growing manufacturing sector, driven by the government's progressive Make in India campaign, is eyeing the Made in Europe mark of quality. more

16 Nov 2016 16:45 News

PolyOne has announced it is expanding its global reach by setting up production for specialty engineered materials at its facility in Pune, India. more

25 Oct 2016 12:27 News

September brought with it exciting news from the world's second-largest plastics and rubber industry event. I am, of course, talking about CHINAPLAS. more

4 Oct 2016 16:49 News

Home to a quarter of the world’s population, India is a strategic market for packaging and Sacmi responds to its needs with advanced, customised solutions and the excellence of far-reaching service. more

21 Sep 2016 09:00 News

A four-day roadshow for Labelexpo will give Indian printers an unmissable regional opportunity to find out more about what Labelexpo India has to offer. more

13 Sep 2016 16:57 News

Owens Corning has announced plans to invest $110 million to expand the capacity of its Composites operations in Taloja, India. more

7 Sep 2016 14:33 News

The Middle East and African plastics scene is growing by the week and this month's round-up of most-clicked stories on the Middle Eastern Plastics website is testimony to this. more

30 Aug 2016 11:12 News

Registration has officially opened for Labelexpo India 2016. The largest label and package printing event in South Asia will run from November 17th-20th at the India Expo Centre in Greater Noida . more

24 Aug 2016 15:24 News

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Greiner Packaging has established a joint venture with Indian packaging manufacturer Century Ultrapack, opening up more opportunities for Greiner in Asia. more

3 Aug 2016 10:53 News

Maag is continuing its eastward expansion by opening a new service facility in India. The finished facility will include a world-class rotor sharpening workshop for strand pelletising. more

2 Aug 2016 10:27 News

Jagmohan has become the first company in not only India, but the whole of Asia to manufacture and export 3,000 litre blow moulding machines for HDPE water tanks. more

6 Jul 2016 12:26 News

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) will carry out studies on food loss in India. more

27 May 2016 10:27 News

Plastics processing machinery giant Milacron has identified the pace at which the Indian market continues to grow, maintaining its stream of investment into its operations in the country. more

9 May 2016 14:25 News

Plastindia representatives are at CHINAPLAS 2016 to tell the Chinese market that there's a lot to be gained from joining forces. more

26 Apr 2016 11:02 CHINAPLAS 2018


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We look back on some of the biggest stories in Middle Eastern plastics from February 2016, dropping in on GPPS, Make In India and - naturally - CHINAPLAS 2016. more

29 Feb 2016 10:34 News



Perstorp has signed a Memorandum of Understanding indicating its intentions to back the Make in India campaign and establish a new production plant in India for Penta. more

23 Feb 2016 12:22 News



World leader in specialty chemicals Clariant has performed the groundbreaking ceremony at a new manufacturing plant in Cuddalore for moisture-control products for the pharma industry. more

22 Jan 2016 12:27 News


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