Under pressure: Plastics manufacturers confronted with extremely high prices for energy and raw materials

Presse Release – 15/11/2021 – Towards the end of the year, the PVC industry is still confronted with the difficult supply situation and the ongoing price increases on the market. Force majeure statements continue. Prices for electricity and gas rise incredibly. The situation hits the whole plastics industry value chain hard.

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IVK Europe: Ongoing shortage of raw materials and rising prices in the plastics industry

Presse Release – 21/06/2021 – In March 2021, IVK Europe already reported about the wave of force majeure statements from European raw material suppliers and its consequences for manufacturers of products made of plastics. There is no improvement of the situation in sight.

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New Managing Director of IVK Europe, Industrial Association for Plastics Films and Sheets

Presse Release – 06/04/2021 – Marina Arz has been appointed as the new Managing Director of IVK Europe, the European Association of Plastic Films and Sheets. She took up her new position on April 1st 2021.

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IVK Europe with Focus on Circular Economy and Recycling

Press Release – 04/03/2020 – In its most recent meeting the Executive Board of IVK Europe (the European Association for Plastics Films and Sheets*) confirmed its commitment to support the Circular Plastics Alliance (CPA) actions and to promote mechanical as well as chemical recycling on its markets.

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Welcome to two new members – IVK Europe, the European plastics films and sheets association, is growing

Press Release – 06/12/2019: IVK Europe represents the joint interests of companies producing sheets made of plastic and caoutchouc for a multitude of applications ...

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Sustainable, international, visionary – IVK Europe says "Thanks" for a very special Techtextil!

A total of 1.501 national and international exhibitors from 57 countries presented the whole range of applications for textile materials and technologies. The strong growth of the sector was demonstrated by the increased number of exhibitors in 2019.

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