There has been room for cautious optimism among plastic pipe and parts manufacturers over the past five years, due to gradual improvements in the performance of downstream industries that demand industry materials. In the coming years, material costs will pose a perennial danger to the profit margins of industry manufacturers.
This industry manufactures a range of plastic pipes, plastic fittings, unlaminated plastic shapes and other plastic rods, tubes, plates and car parts. Industry operators do not manufacture plastic hose fixtures, plastic plumbing fixtures or plastic packaging.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.