PETnology Europe 2018
With the 22nd PETnology Conference, PETnology is charting new waters in connection with All4Pack Paris, the important international packaging trade fair. The decision to hold the conference in Paris underlines the event’s increased internationalisation. All4Pack Paris and PETnology Europe are particularly well matched in terms of their focus, with All4Pack’s mission statements also playing a strong role in the PET process chain: packaging, printing, processing and handling solutions.
Session title: The Global PET Bottle Market in 2018: Evolving Trends and Opportunities
Speaker name(s) and title(s): Rosemarie Downey. Global Head of Packaging Research
Session description: Rosemarie Downey will provide insights from Euromonitor’s lateset Packaging research. 2018 is proving a pivotal year for plastics with elevated concerns about the volume of plastic waste in the environment. This presentation will discuss the current demand and trends for PET and focus in on beverage opportunities. Soft drinks is the core end-use, accounting for 87% of global retail PET bottle volumes, and is expected to increase by 4% in 2018.
Session date and time: November 26, 10:40-11:05am