Engineering Plastics Market Outlook

The article looks at the oversupply challenges faced by the industry and potential demand sources, as well as growth forecasts for key engineering plastics commodities, POM and PBT.

Market outlook excerpts

“Over the next two years, some 280,000 tonnes of new POM capacity are confirmed to come on stream from major players in Asia, boosting the region’s capacity by about 35%.”

“Asia’s demand for natural grade PBT in Asia will continue to grow, but at a more moderate pace, over the next two years, with China looking to ship out excess supply.”

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