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Positive 2021 balance sheet and encouraging outlook for 2022, although not without some uncertainty
April 27, 2022
The Italian industry of plastics and rubber processing machinery, equipment, and moulds closed the year 2021 with double-digit growth....
All eyes on Mexico, in the lead-in to Plastimagen 2022
February 21, 2022
Mexico is a primary destination for the Italian manufacturers of plastics and rubber processing machinery, equipment, and moulds. There will be more than 20 companies in the national pavilion coordinated by Amaplast at Plastimagen 2022 (Mexico City, 8-11 March).....
Italian companies return to Moscow
January 24, 2022
In spite of all the uncertainties generated by the worsening of the pandemic and the political and economic tensions characterizing the Russian economy, there will be over 30 Italian companies taking part in the collective - organized by Amaplast - at Interplastica, the specialized exhibition in Moscow scheduled for 25-28 January 2022...
Plastics and rubber processing machines: sector in recovery
December 6, 2021
The full-year forecast developed by MECS-Amaplast statistical studies centre shows double-digit growth in 2021 for the Italian plastics and rubber processing machinery, equipment, and moulds industry.....
Plastics and rubber processing machinery, all indicators still positive
November 10, 2021
Double digit growth continues for the plastics and rubber processing machinery, equipment, and moulds industry: +14% in turnover, +41% in incoming orders, all along January-September.....
September 22, 2021
Amaplast held its annual member Assembly on Thursday, 16 September 2021 at at the Museo Storico Alfa Romeo in Arese (Milan)…..
Plastics and rubber processing machines, all indicators good for the first half year: turnover and orders are growing
July 26, 2021
A positive trend for plastics and rubber processing machinery in the first half of 2021, with double-digit growth in both turnover and orders... ..
Orders and turnover rebound
May 17, 2021
In the first quarter of 2021, Italian plastics and rubber processing machinery manufacturers in the trade association AMAPLAST recorded double-digit increases in orders and turnover.....
Starting anew from Shenzhen
April 6, 2021
The Italian pavilion at the thirty-fourth edition of CHINAPLAS (Shenzhen, 13-16 April 2021) organized by Amaplast will include some forty companies in a space of 1,100 square metres.....
Over 30 companies aiding the national vaccination campaign
April 2, 2021
The Italian manufacturers of plastics and rubber processing machinery, equipment, and moulds have made their facilities available to the CONFINDUSTRIA project “Fabbriche di comunità” (community factories) for the national Covid-19 vaccination plan…..
After the drop in revenues in 2020, orders again growing
March 26, 2021
In 2020 revenues for Italian plastics and rubber processing equipment manufacturers recorded a drop of 11.4% to a total value of 3.9 billion euros. Overall, the year 2021 began in an encouraging manner.....
January 15, 2021
The double-digit dip in the import-export markets for the entire period January-September 2020 and the complex economic context due to the world health crisis prompt to predict a rather negative year-end result for the Italian plastics and rubber processing machinery, equipment, and moulds industry. ..
September 23, 2020
Amaplast held its annual member Assembly on Wednesday, 16 September 2020 at Villa Borromeo in Cassano d’Adda.....
July 13, 2020
The Presidents and Executive Committees of AMAPLAST, ACIMAC, and UCIMA have implemented a new project of collaboration, aimed to further increase the quality of their services to Member companies.....
A difficult start for the year
June 29, 2020
The import-export data recently published by ISTAT and elaborated by the Statistical Studies Centre of Amaplast points to declining foreign trade flows during the first three months of the year.....
Covid-19: green light for plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers
March 23, 2020
As per Decree of the Italian President of the Council of Ministers (DPCM) issued on Sunday 22 March 2020, Italian manufacturers of plastics and rubber machinery may continue their activity. ..
Our member companies are continuing to operate during the coronavirus emergency
March 9, 2020
The Italian manufacturers of plastics and rubber processing machinery belonging to Amaplast, including those whose company premises are inside the areas subject to the restrictions introduced by the Decree of the President of the Council of Ministers (DPCM) issued on Sunday 8 March 2020, are still operating...