Record-breaking complete PET water lines from Sidel achieve 150,000 Bottles per hour in Saudi Arabia. more

18 Oct 2017 10:56 News

SABIC's complex in Limburg, the Netherlands, has added a pilot plant for polypropylene. more

6 Oct 2017 11:40 News



Chinaplas is moving from Canton, in the South of China, to a huge new conference venue in Shanghai, in China's Northeast, for its 2018 edition. more

6 Oct 2017 10:10 CHINAPLAS 2018

September brought with it one of the Middle East's most promising plastics events, Iran Plast, which is why the Tehran-based event features in our top-five most-clicked, along with news from PAGEV and a major acquisition. more

29 Sep 2017 11:24 News

At Iranplast, the international trade fair for plastics and rubber, which takes place from September 24th-27th 2017, 46 German companies will showcase their innovative products and services. more

25 Sep 2017 10:18 News

TOMRA Sorting has taken its high-tech sorting solutions to IFAT Africa 2017, the trade show for water, sewage, refuse and recycling. more

14 Sep 2017 09:00 News

PAGEV, the Turkish Plastics Federation, will host an international conference in Istanbul on October 24. more

13 Sep 2017 17:02 News

Visionscape, a waste management firm based in Dubai, has bought Petlon, a compounder based in the UK. more

13 Sep 2017 11:12 News

The WACKER chemicals group is fortifying its Middle East and African presence by building on its operations in Dubai. more

7 Sep 2017 10:32 News

As August comes to an end, the plastics world is gearing up for a Q4 of big industry shows, so it is no wonder that Plast Eurasia's news that it is 90 per cent sold was our most-clicked news item of the month. more

29 Aug 2017 11:58 News

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

battenfeld-cincinnati will exhibit leading European extrusion technology for pipe, profile and thermoforming sheet extrusion at Iranplast 2017. more

29 Aug 2017 11:18 News

Turkey's leading plastics industry event Plast Eurasia is already 90 per cent sold out. more

21 Aug 2017 10:35 News

Bandera has closed a deal in Turkey for a TechnoFlex PO line, with the possibility of cooperating with an important converter in the local and international flexible packaging market. more

14 Aug 2017 12:30 News

Baumüller reveals its drive and servo products for its show at Iranplast, 24 - 27 September. more

10 Aug 2017 11:20 News

Borouge's inspiring Polymers on the Move scheme for schools has interested over 200 8th-grade students from ADNOC Schools and Emirates National Schools in Abu Dhabi to become more involved in science subjects. more

7 Aug 2017 11:15 News

Pascale Wautelet has been appointed Vice-President of R&D for the EMEA region for Avery Dennison's Label & Graphic Materials group. more

3 Aug 2017 12:28 News

GPCA Forum

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July is an intense month climate-wise in the Middle East and MEP is used to the news slowing a little over the hottest month. But in 2017, there was plenty of news as this is a plastics market that even won't let high temperatures slow it down. more

2 Aug 2017 10:42 News

German plastics and rubber machinery is leading the charge when it comes to demand for European manufacturing technology in Iran. more

1 Aug 2017 12:27 News

PET Technologies has collaborated with its Turkish partner Makina to set up a second automatic blower machine for a water bottler in Oman. more

19 Jul 2017 11:06 News





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