New study checks pulse of plastics in Mexico

Downer, Stephen
February 2011
Plastics News;2/7/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 45, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports that government censuses in Mexico in 2010 have revealed the existence of 900 plastics processing companies the sector did not know existed. The discovery coincides with an increase in attacks on trucks transporting raw materials and manufactured plastic goods. According to Eduardo de la Tijera, a former president of Mexico's plastics industry association, Anipac, stolen raw materials and products will always have a buyer.


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