- April 08, 2008
AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS | AWA Alexander Watson Assoc. has published "Extrusion Coated Materials - North American Market Study 2008," which provides full market segmentation of the extrusion coating market in North America. The report focuses on web materials -- papers, boards, films, aluminum foils, and nonwovens -- that are polymer extrusion coated or laminated. Data is also presented for the global market.
This study provides market data by application, addresses, trends for each category of application, and covers marketplace developments in raw materials, equipment, competitive products, and key extrusion coating operations in North America.
Applications covered include liquid packaging, rigid packaging, flexible packaging, food service, photographic, and commercial. The latter category has been divided into 11 subcategories, including several strong growth areas such as medical/hygiene, release base, and ovenable boards. In addition to covering applications and developments, the report includes company profiles for the major North American extrusion coating companies.
AWA Alexander Watson Assoc. has published in-depth reports on the European market for extrusion coated materials since 1984, tracking market and material trends and the changing market structure. This report represents AWA’s first North American extrusion coated materials study.
The report is available for $4,200. More information is available at AWA's web site.