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Chinaplas: Haitian ships record number of machines in 2013; 27%-plus global market share

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 | Permalink

Shanghai, China-China’s and indeed the world’s largest injection molding machine builder, Haitian International (Ningbo), announced record unit shipments of around 27,000 presses in 2013, which depending on what source you rely in corresponds to a global market share of the order of 27¬-32%. Shipments far exceeded the previous year’s figure of 22,000 units. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Injection Molding Chinaplas read more

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Ingeo PLA targets polycarbonate alloys

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 | Permalink

NatureWorks is targeting ABS replacement in PC/ABS in major durable applications including automotive interiors and business machines. “The standard grade of ABS is a straight drop in for ABS in existing tooling,” said Frank Diodato, business director, durables, at NatureWorks, in an interview. The cost is about $1/lb, comparable to ABS in most areas of the world. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  bioplastic PLA Ingeo read more

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Molders will play bigger role in changing medtech market

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 | Permalink

Outsourcing partners–such as injection molders of medical plastics–will play an increasingly important role as device manufacturers continue to restructure and downsize their own manufacturing capabilities, says Venkat Rajan, industry manager-medical devices for Frost & Sullivan. The critical factors for supply chain partners will be: 1.  Reliability, 2.  Experience in medical design, 3.  Organizational stability, 4.  Functional performance, 5.  Price, 6.  Strategic design expertise, and Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  medical plastics BIOMEDevice read more

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