There are several options for producing low-volume plastic parts that achieve commercial quality levels. These processes, normally associated with prototyping, are now increasingly being used for low-volume production.
According to the British Plastics Federation, 69% of all plastics-related British trade is completed within the European Union (EU). Failure to secure a trade deal with the EU would see a dramatic increase to both the cost of imports and exports.
Brand owners are reducing the role of the converter by increasingly controlling polymer procurement, gaining competence in blowmolding and injection molding, and achieving cost transparency, according to a new study.