AMI produces a number of reports, studies and conferences which look at plastics and related markets from a global perspective. We publish a series of free digital magazines providing news, analysis and technical information about a range of processes and markets within the plastics industry. 

AMI Consulting produces a range of global studies on certain markets which lend themselves to global analysis. For specific markets such as masterbatch/concentrates, plastics pipe, plastics cable and packaging, select a region on the left hand tool bar. We also produce a subscription newsletter called Orientate which is for the world BOPP industry.

AMI Conferences organise a number of events with a global theme such as BOPP and Pipe Coating. We hold conferences in America, Asia the Middle East and Europe and they all attract a global audience.

Global Plastics industry strategy seminars give comprehensive overview on the plastics industry on the development and growth opportunities in the world polymer market.

AMI's Global products

Global Polymer Demand

Published: January 2014

Global Polymer Demand is a report from AMI Consulting which draws on AMI's unique, in-depth knowledge and understanding of the downstream plastics processing value chain to provide unrivalled detail in quantifying the volume of...

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Single serve beverage capsules - Market Overview

Date of publication: September 2016


From a niche market, single serve beverage capsules have grown to be one of the most important sub-applications of...

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Palletisation films the global market 2017

Published: April 2017

Currently, billions of US dollars are lost annually as a result of goods becoming damaged in transit.  This trend has been on the increase as a result of downgauging across all levels of packaging, i.e. primary, secondary and tertiary.  For...

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Stand-up pouches, the global market 2017

Date of publication: June 2017


SUPs is one of the fastest growing flexible packaging formats facilitated by its widespread acceptance across end use segments...

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Polyethylene films – the global market 2018


Date of publication: February 2018

Polyethylene film markets were essentially national or regional in nature until shortly after the turn of the century, around 2005. There were, of course, exceptions such as the import into Europe and elsewhere of bags from Asia, and the...

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Steel pipe coating - the global market 2018


Date of publication: January 2018


The past year has been a veritable rollercoaster for global relations and energy matrix changes. In such a dynamic, flexible industry much has happened since the...

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Artificial Grass - the global market 2018

To be published: March 2018


The global market...

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High barrier rigid packaging - the global market 2018


To be published: April 2018


The ambient long-life food sector development is challenged with its...

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ORIENTATE subscription

ORIENTATE is a newsletter dedicated to the global biaxially oriented film industry, published by leading plastics business consultancy, AMI Consulting. ORIENTATE, provides a unique, independent and authoritative view on the trends and developments in the biaxially oriented film business...

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Publisher: AMI

Editor: Susannah Owen


BOPP films - the global market


Due to be published: April 2018

This study highlights the development of the market for BOPP films over the period 2010-2015 how it is responding to global volatilities,  the implications of upcoming investment and how the market is likely to develop going forward...

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PP markets in the EU

Date of publication: February 2017

AMI's detailed report of the PP market in Europe has been updated.  This revised study provides an unrivalled bottom-up analysis of the market through combining an extensive interview programme, with hundreds of PP processors across...

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BOPET films - the global market

Date of publication: August 2016

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global BOPET film market including supply/demand dynamics and a detailed segmentation by end use applications for 2005-2020 to help understand trends, developments...

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Long fibre polypropylene compounds - the global market

Date of publication: September 2017


Long glass fibre technology has developed rapidly in recent...

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Materials usage in wind turbine blades - the global market 2018

Date of publication: To be published March 2018

Overview: The market for wind turbine blades has been growing rapidly in recent years and global materials usage continues to rise. However, this is a fluctuating market given...

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