This report forecasts to 2021 global demand for plastics processing machinery by product, market, and major world region in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Product segments include: injection molding machinery, extrusion machinery, blow molding machinery, 3D plastics printers, other machinery, and aftermarket parts. Reported markets encompass: packaging, consumer/institutional, construction, motor vehicles, and other markets. Major world regions include North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and all other regions.
To illustrate historical trends, world, product, market, and regional demand (including product and market segments) are provided for 2006, 2011, and 2016. Finally, global shipments are segmented by major world region and provided for 2006, 2011, 2016, and 2021.