PlasticsEurope regularly publishes market reports about the European plastics industry. Our most recent report is “Plastics – the Facts 2018. An analysis of European latest plastics production, demand and waste data.”

This report provides an analysis of the production, demand and waste management of plastic materials. It explores the latest business information on production and demand, trade, recycling and recovery, as well as employment and turnover in the plastics industry. In short, this report gives an insight into the industry’s contribution to European economic growth and prosperity throughout the life cycle of plastic material.

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Plastics - the Facts 2018

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Plastics - the Facts 2017
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Plastics - the Facts 2016
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Plastics - the Facts 2015
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