Cuts to government spending make UK plastics’ future uncertain

By Alex Feytis
Published: Friday, 05 November 2010

UK fillers markets could be affected by expected era of austerity

“The future of British plastics is still uncertain and very difficult to forecast,” Philip Law, public and industrial affairs director at the British Plastics Federation (BPF), told IM.

The British plastics industry, which was heavily impacted by the financial crisis, saw domestic consumption dropping by about 30% in...

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