14 October 2016

TPE market approaches maturity

The report says while consumption of TPEs is still healthy, expansion in demand for these materials is now slowing down, following rapid market penetration.  Read more

12 October 2016

Nifco UK shines at Apprenticeship Awards

The Eaglescliffe-based business was named winner at the North East, Yorkshire & Humber heat, held in York on 6 October, which will see the firm put forward for the national event in January.  Read more

20 September 2016

Mitsuba expands auto plant in Hungary

Japanese car electrical component producer has completed the first phase of a planned €13.5m (Ł11.6m) expansion project at its parts plant at Salgótarján in northern Hungary.  Read more

17 August 2016

US to tighten fuel efficiency standards

The US government has finalised new fuel efficiency standards for buses, large lorries and other heavy-duty vehicles, intending to drive innovation and echo recent advances that have seen plastics play a bigger role in cars and light vans.  Read more