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Device tax could cost 165,000 jobs, according to medtech survey

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 | Permalink

The medical device excise tax has already cost approximately 33,000 jobs and ultimately could eliminate as many as 165,000 jobs, according to a new survey conducted by US medtech lobbying association AdvaMed . Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Media and Associations read more

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Device tax could cost 165,000 jobs, according to medtech survey

IK survey: High energy prices hurting German plastic packaging industry

Monday, July 8th, 2013 | Permalink

Due to rising energy prices, the German plastic packaging industry is facing increasing competition from international companies, according to a new survey from the IK trade association. The plastics trade group, Industrievereinigung Kunststoffverpackungen (IK), stated that the cost increase of the EEG (Germany’s renewable energy law) allocation for this year alone is in the six-digit range for medium-sized companies. Whereas power costs in France are only half as high and in the U.S. electricity prices have partially dropped to as little as 5 cents per kilowatt hour. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  plastics packaging germany read more

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Irish med-tech firms confident about sector, as 2012 awards open for …

Monday, October 1st, 2012 | Permalink

… while 60pc of companies within the sector are positive about Ireland's current business environment – that's according to the findings of a new survey on Ireland's med-tech sector carried out by the Irish Medical Devices …

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