Polyethylene markets in Europe

Polyethylene markets in Europe

Date of publication: October 2013

This detailed survey updates AMI’s comprehensive polyethylene survey from 2010 and continues AMI’s ongoing research of more than 25 years into the status, trends and growth prospects for downstream polyethylene markets. Markets are tracked from 2006 with forecasts through to 2017 providing an unrivalled overview of the development and future prospects for polyethylene materials. This complete analysis will consider the role of all grades from conventional LDPE through to the newer metallocenes and bi-modal products and where and how they will be used by processors. Trends within individual application sectors are shown as well as a comprehensive country-by-country review to make this the most complete source of data available on European polyethylene markets.

The structure of the report are as follows:


Section 1 Structure and change in the European plastics industry

Section 2 Polyethylene material usage within the European plastics industry

Section 3 End use applications for polyethylene in Europe

Section 4 - Section 13 - the market for polyethylene in:

France, Germany, Italy, The United Kingdom, Benelux, Scandinavia, Spain, other West European countries, Poland, other East European countries

Statistical Appendix of polyethylene usage in Europe

Product scope: 
Conventional low density polyethylene (LDPE), C4 linear LDPE (butene), C6 linear LDPE (hexene, pentene), C8 linear LDPE (octene), very and ultra low LDPE, metallocene LLDPE, medium density polyethylene (MDPE), high density polyethylene (HDPE), EVA, ionomer, reclaim/reprocessed polyethylene.

Market scope: 
Film extrusion, blow moulding, injection moulding, rotational moulding, pipe extrusion, wire and cable, extrusion coating and other extrusion.

The report covers the EU 27 plus Switzerland and Norway with analysis subdivided as France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Scandinavia, Benelux, other West Europe (Austria, Greece, Ireland, Portugal, Switzerland), Poland and Other Central Europe and Eastern Europe(Baltic States, Bulgaria, Czech Republic,Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Slovenia).

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