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The sector is holding, in spite of everything
March 21, 2014
Assocomaplast has completed the year 2013 balance sheet for the sector, incorporating ISTAT foreign trade data...
Preliminary consolidated result
December 23, 2013
Assocomaplast has produced its 2013 full-year forecast for the industry on the basis of ISTAT foreign trade data for the first nine months of the year. ..
A nuanced semester
September 17, 2013
The analysis by Assocomaplast of the latest ISTAT figures for Italian foreign trade shows that, in the first half of 2013, imports in the sector were somewhat weak compared to the same period in 2012 whereas exports held relatively firm...
An uncertain start to the year
June 25, 2013
After a still-positive trend in January and February, the first quarter of 2013 instead closed with a downturn for Italian exports of plastics and rubber processing machinery. Upturn in order portfolios in April/May...
Export drives improvements
March 25, 2013
Production value in line with 2011, at 4 billion euros, exports growing by 6% up to 2.58 billions and weak domestic market...
Exports still holding
December 18, 2012
On the basis of ISTAT data regarding foreign trade in the first nine months of 2012, Assocomaplast forecasts for the entire year 2012 an outcome close the results for 2007 - the best year ever - with production on the order of 4.2 billion euros and exports worth more than 2.6 billion...
Midyear balance sheet
September 25, 2012
According to statistics provided by Assocomaplast, Italian imports and exports for the sector recorded new gains in the first half of 2012 with respect to the same period in 2011...
July 4, 2012
During its annual assembly - on Thursday June 28, 2012, at CESAP in Verdellino-Zingonia, Bergamo - Assocomaplast confirmed the Presidency of Giorgio Colombo for the period 2012-2015. President Colombo, in his turn, reconfirmed Alessandro Grassi as vice-President. ..
March 22, 2012
The 2011 final balance for the Italian plastics and rubber machinery industry confirms the forecasts worked out some months ago by Assocomaplast.Last year, exports grew by more than 20% compared to 2010 whilst the domestic market remained unchanged (+0,9% in value)...
Full speed ahead
December 20, 2011
Assocomaplast has derived projections for production, imports, and exports in the sector for the entire year 2011 on the basis of data from the Italian National Statistics Institute (ISTAT) for the first nine months of the year, which highlight excellent performance in exports and general stability of the domestic market...
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