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Next big medtech opportunity is spelled BRICS

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 | Permalink

A combined population over three billion and a total medical import market worth $28.8 billion in 2012: those key data points from the medical technology and healthcare markets in the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) regions reveal the tremendous opportunity posed by the emerging economies. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – September 2013 Keywords:  medical device market BRICS read more

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Japanese firm sets up engineering plastics compounding plant in Brazil

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 | Permalink

Strong growth in the Brazilian auto market has prompted Japanese company Toyobo (Osaka) to establish a compounding base in the South American country for compounding of engineering plastics. The approximately 5,000-tonnes/yr compounding facility will start up in the city of Americana, in the state of Sao Paulo in August 2014. It will be located at the company’s existing textile subsidiary Toyobo do Brasil Industria Textil Ltda. It will compound resins including polyester (PET) and polyamide (PA). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Medical device packaging demand to grow the fastest in emerging markets

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 | Permalink

The fastest expanding medical device packaging markets will emerge in India, Mexico, China, and the more prosperous Africa/Middle Eastern countries, as world demand for medical device packaging increases at a projected rate of 5.9% annually to $25.7 billion in 2017. While the growth in those regions will be the fastest, the U.S., Western Europe, and Japan will still continue to account for almost 60% of the total, global market. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – August 2013 Keywords:  medical device packaging demand read more

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MEDTEC China sells out, growth prognosis holds for Chinese medical device market

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 | Permalink

Feeding off a domestic medical device market that is experiencing rapid growth, the MEDTEC China 2013 trade show scheduled for September 25-26 in Shanghai is sold out. Show organizer, and PlasticsToday parent, UBM Canon reported that 400 exhibitors have signed on and will cover around 10,000 sq m (107,000 sq ft) of space in hall 2 of the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center from Sept. 25-26. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Nordson Corp. talks acquisition of Kreyenborg Group’s polymer processing companies

Thursday, July 18th, 2013 | Permalink

Nordson Corp. has made another move on the acquisition front with the announcement the company will buy Münster, Germany based Kreyenborg Group’s Kreyenborg GmbH and BKG Bruckmann & Kreyenborg Granuliertechnik GmbH companies. A Nordson Corp. spokesperson told PlasticsToday that this deal is in line with the company’s strategy of high, value engineered melt stream components and that Kreyenborg is among the market leaders. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  nordson corp polymer processing melt stream extrusion read more

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