TITLE

Global plastics M&As, 2004

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Plastics News;1/17/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 45, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on corporate mergers related to the plastic industry and trade. Total mergers & acquisitions include 359. The sectors include machinery and tooling, foam production, and contract manufacturing.
ACCESSION #
15842208

 

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