“The value of the UK recycling market rose again over 2017, though margins narrowed in line with increasingly difficult market conditions. These conditions are set to be exacerbated in the coming years given the recent Chinese ban on imported plastic waste, government budget constraints, and the finalisation of Brexit negotiations. Despite this, the market is expected to continue to grow in the coming years, though margins will remain pressured.”
– Marco Amasanti, B2B Analyst
This Report looks at the following areas:
Has the Brexit vote had an effect on the recycling market? How has the UK’s recycling rates changed over the past year, and which areas have been the strongest performers? What factors drove market growth in the past year? What does the future hold for the UK recycling industry?