Date of publication: April 2017
In recent years the European cable industry has gone through a period full of changing dynamics consequence of new regulations, corporate restructuring and the need to continuously achieve higher performance levels.
Over one million tonnes of polymeric materials will be used in cable production during 2016, however, the cable producers operate in an industry facing continuous change and evolution. New technological development, improved cable performance and safety and environmental concerns are all affecting industry structure and market demand.
The new report focuses on the demand for a wide variety of polymeric compounds in the market but also assess the strategic and structural change re-shaping the cable industry.
It is vital for companies active in the cable industry to understand these trends influencing market development and structure. An appreciation of how the market will evolve is vital not only in sales/marketing planning but also when considering investment in new processing equipment.