15 July 2009 04:59 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--China’s demand for biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film is expected to slow this year due to the global economic crunch, an official from the China Plastics Processing Industry Association (CPPIA) said on Wednesday.
“It’s difficult to tell the exact growth rate now, but we’ll expect growth to be slower at 5-10% due to the global downturn,” the official said in Mandarin.
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Demand for Chinese BOPP film, including domestic and export markets, was around 2m tonnes this year, he added.
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