Mixing it up

Meyer, Bruce; McNulty, Mike; Noga, Edward
February 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;2/9/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 14, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on how custom mixers in the rubber industry and plastic industry in the U.S. are trying new strategies to survive in the current global economic slowdown. It says that most custom mixers are looking at their sales figures from virtually any market. Market analysts expect that many custom mixers' business will be off by 20% or more in 2009. Robert Hagerman, president of AirBoss of America Inc. says that demand is down in all economic sectors except military and defense.


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