Plastic Films - A Global Strategic Business Report

Plastic Films - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Jul 10, 2013, 845 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP2121

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Plastic Films in Thousand Tons and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Polyethylene Films {High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Films, Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Films, & Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE) Films)}, Polypropylene Films {Oriented Polypropylene Films (OPP) Films}, Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) Films, & Non-Oriented Propylene (Non-OPP) Films}, Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Films, and High Performance Films {Nylon Films, Polyester/Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Films, & Other High Performance Films). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 494 companies including many key and niche players such as Achilles Corporation, AEP Industries Inc., AET, Inc., Bemis Company, Inc., Berry Plastics Corporation, British Polythene Industries PLC, DuPont Teijin Films, ExxonMobil Chemicals, Futamura Chemical Co., Ltd., FSPG HI-TECH CO. LTD., Garware Polyester Limited, H.S. Industries Co., Ltd., Innovia Films, Inteplast Group, Ltd., Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad, Okura Industrial Co., Ltd., Paragon Films, Inc., Polyplex Corporation Ltd., PT Trias Sentosa TBK, PT Argha Karya Prima Industry Tbk, Reynolds Flexible Packaging, Rheinische Kunststoffwerke (RKW) AG, Quinn Plastics NV, SABIC Innovative Plastics, SABIC Polymershapes, Sealed Air Corporation, SINOPEC Shanghai Petrochemical Co. Ltd., Spartech Corporation, Sumitomo Bakelite Company Limited, Toray Plastics (America), Inc., Toyobo Company Ltd., Treofan Group, Trioplast Industrier AB, Unitika Ltd., and Vibac Group. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Plastic Films in Thousand Tons and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Polyethylene Films {High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Films, Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Films, & Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE) Films)}, Polypropylene Films {Oriented Polypropylene Films (OPP) Films}, Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) Films, & Non-Oriented Propylene (Non-OPP) Films}, Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Films, and High Performance Films {Nylon Films, Polyester/Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Films, & Other High Performance Films). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 494 companies including many key and niche players such as Achilles Corporation, AEP Industries Inc., AmTopp., Bemis Company, Inc., Berry Plastics Corporation, British Polythene Industries PLC, DuPont Teijin Films, ExxonMobil Chemicals, FSPG HI-TECH CO. LTD., Garware Polyester Limited, Innovia Films Limited, Inteplast Group, Ltd., Jindal Poly Films Ltd., LyondellBasell Industries NV, Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad, Paragon Films, Inc., PolyOne Corporation, PT Trias Sentosa Tbk, PT Argha Karya Prima Industry Tbk, Rheinische Kunststoffwerke (RKW) AG, Quinn Plastics NV, SABIC Innovative Plastics, Sealed Air Corporation, Sumitomo Bakelite Company Limited, Taghleef Industries, Inc., Toray Plastics (America), Inc., Toyobo Company Ltd., Treofan Group, Trioplast Industrier AB, Uflex Ltd., and Vibac Group. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research.


TABLE OF CONTENTS


 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations     I-1
      Disclaimers I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level    I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics     I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study   I-3
Overview of Select Product Segments     I-3
 Polyethylene Films   I-3
  Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Films I-3
  Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE) Films I-4
 Polypropylene Films  I-4
  Oriented Polypropylene Films (OPP) Films     I-4
  Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) Films I-4
  Non-Oriented Propylene (Non-OPP) Films I-4
 Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Films  I-4
 High Performance Films      I-5
  Polyester/Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Films I-5
  Nylon Films  I-5
  Other High Performance Films   I-5


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY DYNAMICS
      Market Overview II-1
      Current & Future Analysis     II-2
      Tracking the Market Upheavals II-2
      Competition II-4

  2. MARKET TRENDS AND ISSUES
      Eco-friendly (Bio-Degradable) Films In-Vogue    II-5
      PVA Films: A Promising Market for Plastic Films II-6
      Middle East: The New Haven for Plastics  II-6
      Trend Towards Combined Portfolio  II-6
      BOPP Films Amass Popularity   II-7
      Emerging Market for Optical PET Films    II-7
Table 1: Global PET Films Market by Type: Percentage
Breakdown of Annual Sales for 2008, 2013 and 2016 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-8
      Constricted Future Investments in BOPET Sector  II-8
      Release Liner - A Growing End-Use Market for Films  II-9
      Cast PP - A Major Threat to BOPP Film    II-9
      Second Generation LLDPE Products: Substitute for Plastics in Film II-9
      ‘Plasticulture’ - Gaining Prominence?    II-10
      Rising Raw Material Costs Hamper Growth  II-10
      Plastic Labels Offer New Window of Opportunity  II-11
      Asia Turns Into Battleground for PET Film Players   II-11
Table 2: Worldwide Leading PET Film Manufacturers by Volume
(2012): Percentage Breakdown for DuPont Teijin, Toray,
Mitsubishi, SKC, Kolon Industries, Jindal and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-12

Table 3: Worldwide Leading Optical PET Manufacturers (2012):
Percentage Breakdown for Toray Advanced Materials, SKC, Kolon
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)II-12
      Japanese PET Film Makers Focus on Solar Cells and Other
Potential Markets     II-12

  3. AN OVERVIEW OF MAJOR SEGMENTS  II-13
      PolyethyleneII-13
The Building Block    II-13
Low Density Polyethylene: A Major Type of Polyethylene    II-13
 Table 4: Global Polyethylene Market by End Use (2012):
 Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Film and Sheet, Injection
 Molding, Blow Molding, Pipe and Profile, Extrusion Coating
 and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-14
LLDPE: A High Growth Market  II-14
 Table 5: Global LLDPE Market by End Use (2012): Percentage
 Breakdown of Sales for Film and Sheet, Injection Molding,
 Rotomolding, Pipe and Extrusion and Others (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-14
High Density Polyethylene    II-14
 HDPE: An Extensively Used Plastic      II-15
  Table 6: Global HDPE Market by End-Use (2012): Percentage
  Breakdown of Sales for Blow Molding, Film and Sheet,
  Injection Molding, Pipe and Extrusion and Others (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15
Technology Scraps Process-Based Distinction Between HDPE and
 LLDPE     II-15
      Polypropylene   II-16
Global Polypropylene Market - Demand Trends    II-16
 Table 7: Global PP Market (2010): Percentage Breakdown of
 Volume Sales by End-Use Segment (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-16
Polypropylene Films   II-16
BOPP Film - A High Growth SegmentII-17
 Table 8: Leading Players in the Global BOPP Films Market
 (2012): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Production for Jindal
 Polyfilms, Formosa Plastics Group, Taghleef, Treofan and
 Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-18

 Table 9: Global BOPP Films Market by End-Use (2012):
 Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Adhesive Tapes, Bakery
 Items, Pasta and Noodles, Confectionary, Tobacco and Others
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-18
BOPP Suffers Reduced Demand  II-19
BOPA Films Reflect Potential for Growth II-19
Growing Influence of Asian Producers    II-19
OPP Films  II-20
Non-OPP/CPP Films     II-20
 Major End-Use Applications of CPP FilmsII-21
      Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)      II-22
Table 10: World Per Capita Consumption of PVC (2011):
Breakdown by Select Country/Region (In kilograms) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-22

Table 11: Leading PVC Producing Regions by Capacity (2011):
Percentage Breakdown by Volume for Asia, North America,
Europe, Latin America and Rest of World (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-22

Table 12: Global Polyvinyl Chloride Demand by End Use (2012):
Percentage Breakdown for Pipe and Fittings, Profiles and
Tubes, Film and Sheet, Wire and Cable, Bottles and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-22
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) FilmII-23
 Film Applications    II-23
      High Performance Films II-23
General Properties of High-Performance Films   II-24
US - The Largest Market      II-24
Polyimide films to Register Strong Growth      II-25

  4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW
      Production Processes   II-26
Extrusion  II-26
 Extrusion Coating    II-26
CoextrusionII-26
CalenderingII-26
      Applications of Plastic Films II-26
      Customizing Films Packaging   II-27
      Benefits of Plastic Films     II-27
Protection II-27
ConvenienceII-27
InformationII-28
VersatilityII-28
      Environmental Advantages      II-28
Lower Resource Utilization   II-28
High Stable, Safe and Inert  II-28
Benefits of Plastic Films to Horticulture and Agriculture
 Sectors   II-28
Waste Minimization/Source Reduction     II-29
LandfillingII-29
Combustion II-29
Recycling  II-30

  5. RECYCLING OF PLASTIC FILMS
      Growth ProspectsII-31
      Limitations II-31
      Recycling Hurdles      II-32
Effective Diversion and Consolidation of Materials that are
 Recovered II-32
Facility for Separating Similar Materials      II-32
Capability of Eliminating Contaminants  II-32
      Collection for Reprocessing   II-33
Source-Segregated Films      II-33
Manufacturing Film Waste     II-33
      End Use Applications for Recycled Plastic Films II-33
Plastic Production and Re-claimer Markets      II-33
Plastic Lumber Goods  II-33
Composites Production II-34

  6. AN INSIGHT INTO THE PLASTIC INDUSTRY
      Development of the Plastic Industry: A Historical PurviewII-35
The Early Period      II-35
World War II Era      II-35
Postwar Period II-35
      An Overview of Manufacturing Processes & their Classification     II-35
Monomer & Polymer Mechanics  II-35
Classification of Plastics   II-35
 Based on the Construction Process      II-35
 Based on its Ability to Crystallize    II-36
 Based on their Moldability  II-36
      Properties of Plastics II-36
Molecular Weight      II-36
Mechanical Properties II-37
Electrical Properties II-37
Optical Properties    II-37
Wear PropertiesII-37
      Processing of Plastics II-37
Injection Molding     II-38
Extrusion  II-38
Blow Molding   II-38
Thermoforming  II-38
CalenderingII-38
Casting    II-38
      Formed by Petroleum-Derived Monomers and Polymers   II-38
      Application Areas      II-39
In ConstructionII-39
In Electronics II-39
Plastics in Wire and Cable   II-40
In Medical Industry   II-40
Plastics in Automotive SectorII-40
Plastics in Cosmetics II-40

  7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
      Trioplast to Invest in New Production Equipment and Automation    II-41
      Toyobo Develops COSMOSHINE® Optical Film II-41
      Holfeld Plastics Obtains EFSA Approval for Diamat Technology
for Decontamination Process  II-41
      TMI Develops Low Cohesion PVC Formula    II-41
      PolyOne Takes Over Spartech   II-42
      Jindal Poly Films Takes Over BOPP Films Operations of
ExxonMobil Chemical   II-42
      Pregis Acquires Surface Guard II-42
      Tesco Collaborates with Paragon Print & Packaging to Develop
Packaging Film for Asparagus II-43
      Toray Industries to Extend Food Packaging Film Production
Capacity in Asia      II-43
      Cosmo Films Establishes Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene Film
Production Facility   II-43
      Toray Advanced Film Establishes Surface Protection Film
Manufacturing Unit in Taiwan II-43
      Quinn Plastics Expands QUINN LENTICULAR Product LineII-44
      Bemis Announces Expansion of PE Operations      II-44
      DuPont Teijin Films Selects MULTIVAC as Exclusive Distributor
of MYLAR® BAKE and MYLAR® COOK Films    II-44
      SPC Plastics Division Announces Pilot Production of Special
Polyethylene Material for Use in Microfiber LeatherII-45
      Inteplast Group Acquires Pitt Plastics   II-45
      Alce Nero Selects NatureFlexTM Packaging Film of Innovia Films
as Packaging Solution for Fair Trade Chocolate Range      II-45
      Charter Films and NEX Performance Films Merge   II-45
      SABIC to Establish New Lexan Multiwall Sheet Production Line
in VadodaraII-46
      Yparex Develops New Adhesive Tie Layer for Multilayer
Packaging FilmsII-46
      IMRE in Association with ICON Introduces Nanoimprinted Plastic
Films      II-46
      Eight19 Develops Thin Film Plastic Solar Cells  II-47
      Toyobo Develops CycleCleanTM Range of PET Films with 12µm
Thickness  II-47
      Mitsubishi Plastics Develops PVC Stretch Film   II-47
      Petoskey Plastics to Expand Packaging Facilities in US     II-47
      AEP Industries and AEP Canada Take Over Films Operations of
Transco Plastics Industries  II-47
      Scientex and GW Plastics Holdings Ink Agreement II-48
      Max India Divests BOPP Film Business to Treofan Germany    II-48
      Lanxess Acquires Bond-Laminates   II-48
      Redox Inks Agreement to Acquire Bribros  II-49
      Eastman Chemical Takes Over Solutia      II-49
      ISO Poly Films to Install VAREX Blown Film Lines of
Windmoeller&Hoelscher II-49
      Uniscite to Set Up BOPP Film Manufacturing Facility in Laurens
County     II-50
      Masterpak Starts FFS Film Production in Lebanon II-50
      Opp Film Buys BOPET Film Production Line II-50
      Mitsui Chemicals Tohcello Establishes Joint Venture with SCG
Chemicals in Thailand II-51
      Ferrero Chooses PropafilmTM OS Shrink Tightening BOPP
Substrate of Innovia Films   II-51
      BPI Installs Co-Extrusion Line at Manufacturing Plant in UKII-51
      Uflex Commences Polyester Pacakaging Film Production at BOPET
Film Manufacturing Facility in Poland   II-51
      Taghleef Industries Takes Over Applied Extrusion Technologies     II-51
      CCL Industries and ACG Pharmapack Ink Distribution Agreement      II-52
      Taghleef Industries Installs New BOPP Range in EgyptII-52
      DuPont Hongji Films Foshan to Increase Manufacturing Capacity     II-52
      SABIC Launches Lexan SC92E Flexible Hard-Coated Film and Lexan
SDCX Co-Extruded Film II-53
      Polyplex Selects O'Neal for Designing New Grassroots Thin-Film
Polyester Plant in Alabama   II-53
      Innovia Films Announces Conformity of Nature FlexTM Packaging
Film to Australian AS4736 Standard for Biodegradable Plastics    II-53
      AEP Industries Acquires Webster Industries      II-54
      Manuli Stretch USA and Paragon Films Ink License Agreement II-54
      IndopolySwakarsa Industry to Expand Production Capacity    II-54
      ReifenhäuserKiefel Extrusion Secures Contract for Evolution 3
-Layer Blown Film Range from Exopack    II-54
      Biosphere Establishes Polyethylene Films and Waste Sack
Production Plant in Belgorod, Russia    II-55
      Mitsubishi Polyester Film Commences Upgradation of Polyester
Film Facility  II-55
      Toppan Printing Develops PE Film Utilizing Biomass PE for
Packaging  II-55
      Sigma Plastics Group to Add 5-Layer VAREX Blown Film Line at
Nashville Facility    II-55
      Uflex Installs AL-OX Coater Line for Packaging Films in Egypt     II-56
      SRF to Establish Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene Film
Facility in South Africa     II-56
      ACG Worldwide to Double Manufacturing Capacity  II-56
      DuPont Teijin Films Inks Global Joint Venture Partnership with
E.I. du Pont de Nemours to Consolidate PET Film ProductionII-56
      Simcheng Plastics Machinery to Establish Production Plant  II-57
      Biaxplen Group Establishes Production Lines to Manufacture New
Coextruded Polyolefin Packaging Film Variants in Russia   II-57
      Ester Industries Establishes Biaxially Oriented Polyethylene
Terepthalate Film Facility   II-57
      Daelim to Establish Extrusion Plant for BOPP Film in South Korea  II-57
      KlöcknerPentaplast Establishes New Center of Excellence    II-58
      Polyplex Thailand Public to Establish PET-Thick Line in Thailand  II-58
      Sigma Plastics Group and ISO Poly Films Enter into Strategic
PartnershipII-58
      Tredegar Film Products Takes Over Terphane      II-58
      Pregis Inks Definitive Purchase Agreement with Sun European
Partners to Divest Kobusch-Sengewald Business Unit II-58
      Berry Plastics Takes Over Filmco of LINPAC USA Holdings    II-59
      Achilles USA Establishes Plastic Film Manufacturing Facility      II-59
      Sudpack Medica Enters into Exclusive Agreement with SSB    II-59
      Sigmaplast Enters into Partnership with Bruckner to Start BOPP
Film Manufacturing Line in Ecuador      II-60
      Cambrios Technologies Inks Agreement to Offer CambriosClearOhm
Coating Materials to Toray Advanced FilmII-60
      Inteplast Group to Expand Stretch Film Production Capacity II-60
      Astro Plastics Commences work on Establishment of Pakistan’s
First Polyester Film Plant   II-60
      Toray Inaugurates BOPP Plant in France   II-61
      Mason Wells Purchases Appleton’s Performance Packaging UnitII-61
      Bilcare to Acquire Ineos Films Division  II-61
      Biaksplen to Increase BOPP Capacity      II-61
      Cosmo Films to Enhance BOPP Films Capacity at Vadodara Facility   II-61
      Hornschuch Takes Over O'Sullivan Films   II-61
      XIL Begins Production at Ranjangaon Unit II-62
      Danafilms Doubles Franklin Facility      II-62
      TonenGeneral and Toray Receive Approval to Form Joint Venture     II-62
      Momentive Extends Collaboration with ChemPoint  II-62
      Dow Chemical to Expand Specialty Plastic Film Production
Capacity for Use in Solar ModulesII-63
      RMS Packaging Inks Definitive Agreement to Take Over Aurora
Iridescent Film AssetsII-63
      Sigma Plastics Acquires Majority Stake in McNeely Plastic
Products   II-63
      Taghleef Inaugurates US OfficeII-64
      Berry Plastics Acquires Superfos Packaging      II-64
      Berry Plastics Takes Over Pliant  II-64
      Clondalkin Announces Cleveland Plastic Films Acquisition   II-64
      Toray Industries Enters into a 50:50 Joint Venture Partnership
with TonenGeneral Sekiyu     II-65
      Cosmo Films Takes Over GBC Commercial Print Finishing Business
from ACCO  II-65
      Braskem Signs Agreement with Acinplas for Green PE Supply  II-65
      Interfilm Holdings and NanoPack Sign Agreement for Layered
Barrier Films Distribution   II-65
      Exopack and Indevco Group Forms Joint Venture for Polyethylene
FilmII-66
      A Schulman Establishes New Plastic Additives Production Plant     II-66

  8. PRODUCT LAUNCHES/DEVELOPMENTS
      Integrated Packaging Group Develops Degradable PE Film     II-67
      Toray Plastics Introduces Torayfan MWX6 Biaxially Oriented
Polypropylene Film    II-67
      SABIC Unveils LEXANTM XHR FilmII-67
      Sealed Air Unveils Cryovac® CT-312E Shrink Film II-67
      Bixby International Launches BixFormTHiMod Moldable Plastic Sheet II-68
      ACG Pharmapack Introduces Bio-D PVC Film II-68
      Emco Industrial Plastics Launches Ultra Polished PVC Film  II-68
      Total Unveils LumiceneSupertough 32ST05 Film Material      II-69
      Braskem Introduces Low-Density Polyethylene Resin Range    II-69
      Cortec Rolls Out Cor-Pak VpCI Stretch Film      II-69
      SABIC Unveils SABIC® LDPE 2801TH00W ResinII-69
      PolydenFolien Introduces New Range of Sustainable Packaging
Films in Collaboration with Carda Bioplastics  II-70
      Pistol & Burnes Launches Compostable Pack Using NatureFlexTM
Film from Innovia Films      II-70
      Klöckner Pentaplast Introduces Pentamed® High-Impact
Polystyrene Films     II-70
      Toray Plastics Launches Heat-Sealable  BOPP FilmII-71
      Berry Plastics Launches Polyken® 36H Aerospace Tape II-71
      VerDeSoft Introduces Breadbox Prototype Pack Incorporating
NatureFlexTM Film by  Innovia Films     II-72
      Amcor Flexibles Introduces Amcor Light Films Range  II-72
      KlöcknerPentaplast Unveils Pentaform® SmartCycle® TH-ES100 Films  II-72
      Berry Plastics Group Launches 3537A Flexible Film Tape     II-73
      ExxonMobil Chemical Launches MetallyteTM 70 MET-HB2 Film   II-73
      ExxonMobil Chemical Rolls Out BicorTM 18 MAT-S OPP Film    II-73
      Berry Plastics Introduces Polyken® 1111 Carpet Tape II-74
      Teknor Apex Rolls Out MF-165-J3R-79NT PVC Films Range for
Medical Applications  II-74
      ExxonMobil Chemical Launches Label-Lyte 50ML580 OPP Film   II-74
      Tipa Launches Biodegradable Packaging Films     II-75
      McCullagh Coffee Unveils Compostable Ecoverde Coffee Packs
Incorporating NatureFlexTM Film of Innovia Films   II-75
      Shadow Plastics Launches New Family of Glow Plastic Bags and
Films      II-75
      CarestreamTollcoating Launches New PET Films for Challenging
Applications   II-75
      ExxonMobil Chemical Launches Bicor MB866 OPP Film   II-76
      BASF Launches Thin Packaging Film II-76
      Safetek International Introduces Safetek Professional Food
Service Film   II-76
      Linpac Packaging Introduces PP Films     II-76
      Specialty Minerals Introduces Antiblock Additives for Plastic
Bags and Films II-77
      Eastman Chemical Company Unveils Light-blocking Resin      II-77
      bpi.stretchfilms Introduces Bontite Blown Pallet Stretchwrap Line II-77
      Toray Launches Lumirror® U65V UV-Stabilized Polyester Film II-78
      Innovia Films to Unveil BOPP Film for Returnable Beverage Market  II-78
      National Flexible Rolls Out Anti-Bacterial Packaging Film  II-78
      Toray Plastics (America) Launches Torayfan  clear-Barrier
Polypropylene Films   II-79
      Polythene UK Rolls Out Advanced Cast Machine Stretch Film  II-79
      Bollore Unveils New Line of Ultra-Thin Polyolefin Shrink Films    II-79
      ISC Salesmaster and Sealed Air to Launch Opti Shrink Films for
Packaging  II-79
      Caledon Controls Rolls out CLEAR Conductive PET filmII-80
      EnerPlastics Introduces EP OBD Biodegradable Additive Package     II-80
      Duo Plast Launches DDK Stretch Film for Packaging Application     II-80
      Toray Plastics Introduces New Heat-Sealable BOPP Film      II-80
      Kabra Gloucester Engineering Introduces New Film Production Line  II-81
      Innovia Films Launches RayofaceTM NB Films Line II-81
      Tekra Launches Colorful Dura-Go® PVC Films      II-81
      Toray Plastics Unveils Lumirror FA6 PET Film    II-82
      Manuli Stretch Rolls Out Manulock Packaging FilmII-82
      Manuli Stretch Releases Manuessence Pre-Stretched Film     II-82
      Duo Plast Introduces New Duo Food Contact Stretch Film     II-82
      Multi-Plastics Introduces Biodegradable  EnviroSafe EWF® 22DG
Polystyrene  Envelope Window FilmII-82
      Telles to Unveil New Mirel P5001 Commercial Film Grade     II-82
      KlöcknerPentaplast Introduces Pentapharm ACLAR PA600/02
Barrier Films  II-83
      Displax Develops ‘Multitouch Skin’ Plastic Film II-83
      BASF Develops New Plastic Film for Applications in
Pharmaceuticals SectorII-84
      Toray Plastics Introduces Torayfan TreaTear PP Sealant Films      II-84
      Innovia Introduces Biodegradable NatureFlex FilmII-84
      Consortium Develops Flexible LCDs by Using Plastic Film    II-84
      WACKER Develops TECTOSIL® for Encapsulation of Photovoltaic
Components II-85
      Norner Installs Hosokawa’s MDO Line to Develop Plastic Films
for Flexible PackagingII-86
      Bayer Develops New Coating for Mobile Handsets and Electronics    II-86
      Seal Graphics Rolls Out Print Shield Crystal Lite   II-86

  9. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS
      Achilles Corporation (Japan)  II-87
      AEP Industries, Inc. (USA)    II-87
      AmTopp (USA)II-87
      Bemis Company, Inc. (USA)     II-88
      Berry Plastics Corporation (USA)  II-88
      British Polythene Industries PLC (UK)    II-89
      DuPont Teijin Films (USA)     II-89
      ExxonMobil Chemicals (USA)    II-90
      FSPG HI-TECH CO. LTD. (China) II-90
      Garware Polyester Limited (India) II-90
      Innovia Films Limited (UK)    II-91
      Inteplast Group, Ltd. (USA)   II-91
      Jindal Poly Films Ltd (India) II-91
      LyondellBasell Industries NV (The Netherlands)  II-92
      Nylex (Malaysia) BerhadII-92
      Paragon Films, Inc. (USA)     II-92
      PolyOne Corporation (US)      II-93
      PT Trias Sentosa Tbk (Indonesia)  II-93
      PT Argha Karya Prima Industry Tbk (Indonesia)   II-93
      Rheinische Kunststoffwerke (RKW) AG (Germany)   II-94
      Quinn Plastics NV (Ireland)   II-94
      SABIC Innovative Plastics (USA)   II-95
      Sealed Air Corporation (USA)  II-95
      Sumitomo Bakelite Company Limited (Japan)II-96
      Taghleef Industries, Inc. (USA)   II-96
      Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (USA)     II-96
      Toyobo Company Ltd. (Japan)   II-97
      Treofan Group (Germany)II-97
      Trioplast Industrier AB (Sweden)  II-97
      Uflex Ltd. (India)     II-97
      Vibac Group (Italy)    II-98

  10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
      I. Unit Analytics      II-99
Table 13: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Plastic Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-99

Table 14: World Historic Review for Plastic Films by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart)   II-100

Table 15: World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      II-101
      By Product Segment     II-102
Polyethylene Films    II-102
 Table 16: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Polyethylene Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-102

 Table 17: World Historic Review for Polyethylene Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-103

 Table 18: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyethylene Films
 by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
 for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-104

 Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 HDPE Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-105

 Table 20: World Historic Review for HDPE Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-106

 Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for HDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-107

 Table 22: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 LDPE Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-108

 Table 23: World Historic Review for LDPE  Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-109

 Table 24: World 15-Year Perspective for LDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-110

 Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 LLDPE Films by  Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-111

 Table 26: World Historic Review for LLDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-112

 Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for LLDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-113
Polypropylene Films   II-114
 Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Polypropylene Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
 Japan, Europe,  Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
 America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
 with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010
 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-114

 Table 29: World Historic Review for Polypropylene Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-115

 Table 30: World 15-Year Perspective for Polypropylene Films
 by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
 for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-116

 Table 31: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 OPP Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-117

 Table 32: World Historic Review for OPP Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-118

 Table 33: World 15-Year Perspective for OPP Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-119

 Table 34: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 BOPP Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-120

 Table 35: World Historic Review for BOPP Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-121

 Table 36: World 15-Year Perspective for BOPP Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-122

 Table 37: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Non-OPP Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-123

 Table 38: World Historic Review for Non-OPP Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-124

 Table 39: World 15-Year Perspective for Non-OPP Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-125
PVC Films  II-126
 Table 40: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 PVC Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-126

 Table 41: World Historic Review for PVC Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-127

 Table 42: World 15-Year Perspective for PVC Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013
 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-128
High Performance FilmsII-129
 Table 43: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 High Performance Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
 Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
 and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-129

 Table 44: World Historic Review for High Performance Films
 by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-130
 Table 45: World 15-Year Perspective for High Performance
  Films by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
   Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (
    excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
     for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)    II-131
 Table 46: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Nylon Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-132

 Table 47: World Historic Review for Nylon Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-133

 Table 48: World 15-Year Perspective for Nylon Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-134

 Table 49: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Polyester/PET Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
 Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
 and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-135

 Table 50: World Historic Review for Polyester/PET Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000
 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-136

 Table 51: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyester/PET Films
 by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
 for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-137

 Table 52: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Other High Performance Films by Geographic Region - US,
 Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
 America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
 with Annual Sales Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2010
 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-138

 Table 53: World Historic Review for Other High Performance
 Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in ‘000 Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-139

 Table 54: World 15-Year Perspective for Other High
 Performance Films by Geographic Region - Percentage
 Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-140
      II. Dollar Analytics   II-141
 Table 55: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Plastic Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific  (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently  Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures  in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-141

 Table 56: World Historic Review for Plastic Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan),  Latin America & Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales  Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004  through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-142

 Table 57: World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage  Breakdown of Dollar Sales
 for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-143
      By Product Segment     II-144
Polyethylene Films    II-144
 Table 58: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Polyethylene Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-144

 Table 59: World Historic Review for Polyethylene Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-145

 Table 60: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyethylene Films
 by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
 for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-146

 Table 61: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 HDPE Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-147

 Table 62: World Historic Review for HDPE Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-148

 Table 63: World 15-Year Perspective for HDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013
 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-149

 Table 64: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 LDPE Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-150

 Table 65: World Historic Review for LDPE Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-151

 Table 66: World 15-Year Perspective for LDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-152

 Table 67: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 LLDPE Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-153

 Table 68: World Historic Review for LLDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-154

 Table 69: World 15-Year Perspective for LLDPE Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-155
Polypropylene Films   II-156
 Table 70: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Polypropylene Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
 Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
 and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-156

 Table 71: World Historic Review for Polypropylene Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-157

 Table 72: World 15-Year Perspective for Polypropylene Films
 by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
 for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-158

 Table 73: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 OPP Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-159

 Table 74: World Historic Review for OPP Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-160

 Table 75: World 15-Year Perspective for OPP Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-161

 Table 76: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 BOPP Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-162

 Table 77: World Historic Review for BOPP Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-163

 Table 78: World 15-Year Perspective for BOPP Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-164

 Table 79: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Non-OPP Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-165

 Table 80: World Historic Review for Non-OPP Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-166
 Table 81: World 15-Year Perspective for Non-OPP Films by
  Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
   for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
    Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
     2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      II-167
PVC Films  II-168
 Table 82: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 PVC Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-168

 Table 83: World Historic Review for PVC Films by Geographic
 Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-169

 Table 84: World 15-Year Perspective for PVC Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-170
High Performance FilmsII-171
 Table 85: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 High Performance Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
 Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
 and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-171

 Table 86: World Historic Review for High Performance Films
 by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-172
 Table 87: World 15-Year Perspective for High Performance
  Films by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
   Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (
    excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
     for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)    II-173
 Table 88: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Nylon Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
 Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
 Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-174

 Table 89: World Historic Review for Nylon Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-175

 Table 90: World 15-Year Perspective for Nylon Films by
 Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
 US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
 Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 &
 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-176

 Table 91: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Polyester/PET Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
 Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
 and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
 Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-177

 Table 92: World Historic Review for Polyester/ PET Films by
 Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
 (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
 Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
 Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
 Graph/Chart)  II-178

 Table 93: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyester/PET Films
 by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
 for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
 Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-179

 Table 94: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
 Other High Performance Films by Geographic Region - US,
 Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
 America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
 with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-180

 Table 95: World Historic Review for Other High Performance
 Films by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
 Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-181

 Table 96: World 15-Year Perspective for Other High
 Performance Films by Geographic Region - Percentage
 Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
 Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
 World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-182


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
      A.Market Analysis       III-1
 Market Overview       III-1
 2012: A Moderate Year III-1
 Market for Non-food Packaging Films to Soar    III-1
 An Account of Major End-Use Industries  of Plastic Film &
  Sheets in the US     III-2
 Review of Select Segments    III-2
  Polyethylene  III-2
   Table 97: US Market for Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
   (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Consumption
   by End-Use Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

   Table 98: LDPE Film Consumption in the US (2012):
   Percentage Breakdown by Application for Packaging (Food
   Packaging, Non-Food Packaging, Shrink Packaging, and
   Stretch Packaging), and Non-Packaging (includes
   corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

   Table 99: US Market for Linear Low Density Polyethylene
   (LLDPE) (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume
   Consumption by End-Use Segment (includes corresponding
   Graph/Chart) III-3

   Table 100: US Market for High Density  Polyethylene (HDPE)
   (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Consumption
   by End-Use Segment (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-4
 PE Medical Films      III-4
  PET Film Market - A Drift Downwards    III-4
 Polypropylene  III-4
  OPP Film & BOPP Film III-4
   Table 101: CPP Films Market in US by End-Use (2012):
   Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Food Packaging,
   Stationery Products, Healthcare & Medical Applications,
   Textile Packaging, and Others (includes corresponding
   Graph/Chart) III-5
  Competition   III-5
   Table 102: Leading Plastic Film Manufacturers in the US
   (2012): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Bemis
   Company, Sigma  Plastics, Berry Plastics, Inteplast Group,
   Sealed Air, DuPont, AEP Industries, Printpack and Others
   (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-6
   Presence of Leading Film & Sheet Players  in the US by
    Material for Bemis Co Inc, DuPont, Sealed Air Corporation
     (Cryovac), Pechiney  Plastics Packaging/ Alcan
      Packaging,  Printpack Inc, Pliant Corp, Spartech
Plastics, Sonoco Products Co, AEP  Industries Inc, and
 Inteplast Group Ltd.  III-6
   US Plastic Film & Sheet Market: End-Use  Market Analysis
    by Leading Players III-7
   Table 103: Leading HDPE Producers in North America (2012):
   Percentage Breakdown by Capacity for ExxonMobil Chemical,
   Chevron Phillips, Dow Chemical, LyondellBasell, Ineos,
   Formosa Plastics and Others (includes corresponding
   Graph/Chart) III-7

   Table 104: Leading PVC Producers in North America (2012):
   Percentage Breakdown  by Capacity for Shintech, Oxy Vinyls
   LP, Formosa Plastics, Georgia Gulf, Westlake Chemical,
   Mexichem and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-8

   Table 105: Leading LLDPE Manufactures in North America
   (2012): Percentage Breakdown by Capacity for Dow Chemical,
   ExxonMobil Chemical, Nova Chemical, Dow Canada, Equistar
   Chemical Company, Westlake  Chemical and Others (includes
   corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

   Table 106: Leading Polypropylene Manufacturers in North
   America (2012): Percentage Breakdown by Capacity for
   LyondellBasell, ExxonMobil Chemical, Total Petrochemical,
   FPC USA, Sunoco and Others (includes corresponding
   Graph/Chart) III-9
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-9
 Product Launches      III-17
 Focus on Select Regional Players III-30
      B.Market Analytics      III-37
 I. Unit Analytics     III-37
  Table 107: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product  Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene  Films
  (OPP films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-37

  Table 108: US Historic Review for Plastic  Films by Product
  Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-38

  Table 109: US 15-Year Perspective for Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage  Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-39
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-40
  Table 110: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product  Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-40

  Table 111: US Historic Review for Plastic Films by Product
  Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other  High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-41

  Table 112: US 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage  Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene  Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years  2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-42

  2. CANADA III-43
      A.Market Analysis       III-43
 Canadian Plastic Film Industry   III-43
 Product Launch III-43
      B.Market Analytics      III-44
 I. Unit Analytics     III-44
  Table 113: Canadian Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-44

  Table 114: Canadian Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons  for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-45

  Table 115: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
  for Polyethylene  Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-46
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-47
  Table 116: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-47

  Table 117: Canadian Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-48

  Table 118: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP  Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High  Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance
  Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-49

  3. JAPAN  III-50
      A.Market Analysis       III-50
 Table 119: Leading PET Film Producers in Japan (2013E):
 Breakdown by Volume in ‘000 tons for DuPont Teijin, Toray,
 SKC, Mitsubishi Plastic and Kolon Ind (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-50
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-51
 Select Regional Players      III-53
      B.Market Analytics      III-56
 I. Unit Analytics     III-56
  Table 120: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-56

  Table 121: Japanese Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-57

  Table 122: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-58
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-59
  Table 123: Japanese Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),  PVC Films, and
  High Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films,
  Other High  Performance Films) Markets Independently
  Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
  2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-59

  Table 124: Japanese Historic Review for Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other  High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-60

  Table 125: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-61

  4. EUROPE III-62
      A.Market Analysis       III-62
 Polyethylene Market in Europe    III-62
 Plastic Film Dominates LDPE and LLDPE Applications III-62
  Table 126: PVC Market in Europe by End Use  (2012):
  Percentage Breakdown by Volume Sales for Pipe & Conduit,
  Profile Extrusion, Film & Sheet, Wire & Cable, Bottles and
  Other Applications (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-63

  Table 127: CPP Films Market in Western Europe by End-Use
  (2010): Percentage Breakdown for Food Packaging, Stationery
  Products, Textile Packaging, Medical Packaging, Floral
  Packaging and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-63
 Plastic Labels to Drive Growth   III-63
  Table 128: European Plastic Label Market by Type (2012):
  Percentage Breakdown by Usage for Self-Adhesive/ Pressure
  Sensitive, Glue Applied, Release Liner and Others (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-64
      B.Market Analytics      III-65
 I. Unit Analytics     III-65
  Table 129: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
  Italy, UK, Spain,  Russia & Rest of Europe Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales  Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-65

  Table 130: European Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
  Russia & Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-66

  Table 131: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene  Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films  (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures  in 000’ Tons for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-67

  Table 132: European Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-68

  Table 133: European 15-Year Perspective  for Plastic Films
  by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
  for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia & Rest of
  Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-69

  Table 134: European 15-Year Perspective  for Plastic Films
  by Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High  Performance Films  (Nylon
  Films Polyester/ PET Films,  Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-70
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-71
  Table 135: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
  Italy, UK, Spain, Russia & Rest of Europe Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-71

  Table 136: European Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
  Russia & Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million  for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-72

  Table 137: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-73

  Table 138: European Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-74

  Table 139: European 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films
  by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
  for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia & Rest of
  Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-75

  Table 140: European 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/  PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-76

  4a. FRANCE       III-77
      A.Market Analysis       III-77
 Product Launches      III-77
      B.Market Analytics      III-78
 I. Unit Analytics     III-78
  Table 141: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films  (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently  Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

  Table 142: French Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-79

  Table 143: French 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films,  and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-80
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-81
  Table 144: French Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films,  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High  Performance Films) Markets Independently  Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
  through  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-81

  Table 145: French Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/  PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding  Graph/Chart)    III-82

  Table 146: French 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018  (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-83

  4b. GERMANY      III-84
      A.Market Analysis       III-84
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-84
 Product Launches      III-86
 Focus on Select Regional Players III-89
      B.Market Analytics      III-91
 I. Unit Analytics     III-91
  Table 147: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High  Performance Films) Markets Independently  Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91

  Table 148: German Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-92

  Table 149: German 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High  Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-93
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-94
  Table 150: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-94

  Table 151: German Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films,  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual  Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-95

  Table 152: German 15-Year Perspective  for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/  PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-96

  4c. ITALY III-97
      A.Market Analysis       III-97
 Vibac Group - A Key Regional Player     III-97
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-97
      B.Market Analytics      III-98
 I. Unit Analytics     III-98
  Table 153: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High  Performance Films) Markets Independently  Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures  in 000’ Tons for Years 2010
  through 2018  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-98

  Table 154: Italian Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-99

  Table 155: Italian 15-Year Perspective  for Plastic  Films
  by Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
  for Polyethylene  Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-100
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-101
  Table 156: Italian Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-101

  Table 157: Italian Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-102

  Table 158: Italian 15-Year Perspective  for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018  (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-103

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM      III-104
      A.Market Analysis       III-104
 Recycling of Plastic Films - A Key Issue       III-104
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-104
 Product Launches      III-105
 Focus on Select Regional Players III-107
      B.Market Analytics      III-109
 I. Unit Analytics     III-109
  Table 159: UK Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE
  Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP
  Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-109

  Table 160: UK Historic Review for Plastic  Films by Product
  Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other  High Performance
  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
  Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-110

  Table 161: UK 15-Year Perspective for Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years  2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-111
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-112
  Table 162: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product  Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years  2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-112

  Table 163: UK Historic Review for Plastic Films by Product
  Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-113

  Table 164: UK 15-Year Perspective for Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,  Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-114

  4e. SPAIN III-115
Market Analysis III-115
 I. Unit Analytics     III-116
  Table 165: Spanish Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-116

  Table 166: Spanish Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-117

  Table 167: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-118
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-119
  Table 168: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films,  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years  2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-119

  Table 169: Spanish Historic Review for Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High  Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding  Graph/Chart)    III-120

  Table 170: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-121

  4f. RUSSIA       III-122
      A.Market Analysis       III-122
 Felxible Packaging Gains Traction       III-122
 Challenges Ahead      III-123
  Table 171: Russian Market for Food Packaging Plastic Films
  by End Use (2012): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Milk and Dairy, Confectionary and Bread, Fish and Seafood,
  Canned/Preserved/Pickeled Food and Others (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-123

  Table 172: Russian PE Film by End Use (2012): Percentage
  Breakdown by Market Application of  PE Films for Retail
  Bags, Shrink Films, Stretch Films, Agriculture/Construction
  and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-123
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-124
      B.Market Analytics      III-125
 I. Unit Analytics     III-125
  Table 173: Russian Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years  2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-125

  Table 174: Russian Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films,  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-126

  Table 175: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/  PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018  (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-127
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-128
  Table 176: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-128

  Table 177: Russian Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other  High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-129

  Table 178: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene  Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High  Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-130

  4g. REST OF EUROPE   III-131
      A.Market Analysis       III-131
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-131
 Product Launches      III-132
 Focus on Select Regional Players III-133
      B.Market Analytics      III-135
 I. Unit Analytics     III-135
  Table 179: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with  Annual Sales Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-135

  Table 180: Rest of Europe Historic  Review for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films,
  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films,
  BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-136

  Table 181: Rest of Europe 15-Year  Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene  Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance
  Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-137
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-138
  Table 182: Rest of Europe Recent Past,  Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films  by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-138

  Table 183: Rest of Europe Historic Review  for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films,
  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films,
  BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-139

  Table 184: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,
  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance
  Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-140

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC  III-141
Market Analysis III-141
 I. Unit Analytics     III-142
  Table 185: Asia-Pacific Recent Past,  Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Geographic Region - China,
  India, and Rest of  Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
  Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons  for Years
  2010 through 2018 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-142

  Table 186: Asia-Pacific Historic Review  for Plastic Films
  by Geographic Region -  China, India, and Rest of
  Asia-Pacific  Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
  Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through 2009
  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-143

  Table 187: Asia-Pacific 15-Year  Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
  Sales for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018  (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-144

  Table 188: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-145

  Table 189: Asia-Pacific Historic Review  for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films)  Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-146

  Table 190: Asia-Pacific 15-Year  Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-147
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-148
  Table 191: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic  Films by Geographic Region - China,
  India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
  Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million  for
  Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-148

  Table 192: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for  Plastic Films
  by Geographic Region - China, India, and Rest of
  Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
  Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009
  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-149

  Table 193: Asia-Pacific 15-Year  Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Geographic  Region - Percentage Breakdown of
  Dollar  Sales for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-150

  Table 194: Asia-Pacific Recent Past,  Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-151

  Table 195: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-152

  Table 196: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-153

  5a. CHINA III-154
      A.Market Analysis       III-154
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-154
 Focus on Select Players      III-155
      B.Market Analytics      III-156
 I. Unit Analytics     III-156
  Table 197: China Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE
  Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP
  Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-156

  Table 198: China Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films,  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other  High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-157

  Table 199: China 15-Year Perspective  for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and  High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/  PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-158
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-159
  Table 200: China Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE
  Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP
  Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-159

  Table 201: China Historic Review for  Plastic Films by
  Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million  for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-160

  Table 202: China 15-Year Perspective  for  Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-161

  5b. INDIA III-162
      A.Market Analysis       III-162
 Overview of the Indian Plastic Film Industry   III-162
 Challenges III-162
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-162
 Product Launches      III-165
 Focus on Select Players      III-166
      B.Market Analytics      III-168
 I. Unit Analytics     III-168
  Table 203: India Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product  Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene  Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-168

  Table 204: India Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  orresponding Graph/Chart)     III-169

  Table 205: India 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years  2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-170
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-171
  Table 206: India Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE
  Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP
  Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-171

  Table 207: India Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene  Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High  Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-172

  Table 208: India 15-Year Perspective for Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High  Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/  PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018  (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-173

  5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC    III-174
      A.Market Analysis       III-174
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-174
 Product Launches      III-177
 Focus on Select Players      III-178
      B.Market Analytics      III-180
 I. Unit Analytics     III-180
  Table 209: Rest of Asia Pacific Recent Past,  Current &
  Future Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with  Annual Sales Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-180

  Table 210: Rest of Asia Pacific Historic Review for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films,
  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films,
  BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films)  Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-181

  Table 211: Rest of Asia Pacific 15-Year  Perspective for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
  Volume Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018
  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-182
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-183
  Table 212: Rest of Asia Pacific Recent Past,  Current &
  Future Analysis for Plastic Films  by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene  Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High  Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual  Sales Figures
  in US$ Million for Years 2010  through 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-183

  Table 213: Rest of Asia Pacific Historic Review for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films,
  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films,
  BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-184

  Table 214: Rest of Asia Pacific 15-Year  Perspective for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
  Dollar Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018
  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-185

  6. LATIN AMERICA III-186
      A.Market Analysis       III-186
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-186
 Product Launches      III-186
      B.Market Analytics      III-188
 I. Unit Analytics     III-188
  Table 215: Latin American Recent Past,  Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Geographic Region - Brazil,
  Mexico, and  Rest of Latin American Markets Independently
  Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years
  2010 through 2018 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-188

  Table 216: Latin American Historic Review for Plastic Films
  by Geographic Region - Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin
  American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
  Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-189

  Table 217: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
  Sales for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin American
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-190

  Table 218: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon  Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-191

  Table 219: Latin American Historic Review for  Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films,
  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films,
  BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-192

  Table 220: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Volume
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,
  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance
  Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-193
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-194
  Table 221: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Geographic Region - Brazil,
  Mexico, and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently
  Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
  2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-194

  Table 222: Latin American Historic Review for Plastic Films
  by Geographic Region - Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin
  American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
  Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009
  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-195

  Table 223: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
  Sales for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin American
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-196

  Table 224: Latin American Recent Past,  Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-197

  Table 225: Latin American Historic  Review for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films,
  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films,
  BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding  Graph/Chart)    III-198

  Table 226: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,
  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance
  Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018  (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-199

  6a. BRAZIL       III-200
Market Analysis III-200
 I. Unit Analytics     III-201
  Table 227: Brazil Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon  Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales figures in 000’ tons for years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-201

  Table 228: Brazil Historic Review for Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-202

  Table 229: Brazil 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-203
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-204
  Table 230: Brazil Recent Past, Current &  Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by Product  Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
  through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-204

  Table 231: Brazil Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-205

  Table 232: Brazil 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films by
  Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-206

  6b. MEXICO       III-207
Market Analysis III-207
 I. Unit Analytics     III-208
  Table 233: Mexico Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales figures in 000’ tons for years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-208

  Table 234: Mexico Historic Review for  Plastic  Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-209

  Table 235: Mexico 15-Year Perspective  for  Plastic Films
  by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
  for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE
  Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP
  Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-210
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-211
  Table 236: Mexico Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
  for Plastic Films by  Product Segment - Polyethylene Films
  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films
  (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
  2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-211

  Table 237: Mexico Historic Review for Plastic Films by
  Product Segment - Polyethylene  Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films,  and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance  Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes  corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-212

  Table 238: Mexico 15-Year Perspective for  Plastic Films by
  Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films)
  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-213

  6c. REST OF LATIN AMERICA   III-214
Market Analysis III-214
 I. Unit Analytics     III-215
  Table 239: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current &
  Future Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films  (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-215

  Table 240: Rest of Latin American Historic Review for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE
  Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP
  Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and  High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films)  Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004
  through 2009 (includes corresponding  Graph/Chart)       III-216

  Table 241: Rest of Latin American 15-Year  Perspective for
  Plastic Films by Product  Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
  Volume Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance  Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018
  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-217
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-218
  Table 242: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current &
  Future Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with  Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-218

  Table 243: Rest of Latin American Historic Review  for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Polyethylene Films (HDPE
  Films, LDPE Films,  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP
  Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High
  Performance Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other
  High Performance Films)  Markets Independently Analyzed
  with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004
  through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-219

  Table 244: Rest of Latin American 15-Year  Perspective for
  Plastic Films by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
  Dollar  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018
  (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-220

  7. REST OF WORLD III-221
      A.Market Analysis       III-221
 The Middle East       III-221
 Egypt      III-221
 Strategic Corporate Developments III-222
 Product Launches and Developments       III-222
      B.Market Analytics      III-223
 I. Unit Analytics     III-223
  Table 245: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Product  Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance  Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with  Annual Sales Figures in 000’
  Tons for Years  2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-223

  Table 246: Rest of World Historic Review for Plastic Films
  by Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films)  Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in 000’ Tons for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     III-224

  Table 247: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Volume
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,
  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/  PET Films, Other High Performance
  Films)  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-225
 II. Dollar Analytics  III-226
  Table 248: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
  Analysis for Plastic Films by Product Segment -
  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films,  LDPE Films, LLDPE Films),
  Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films, Non-OPP Films),
  PVC Films, and High Performance Films (Nylon Films
  Polyester/PET Films, Other High Performance  Films) Markets
  Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
  Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
  Graph/Chart)  III-226

  Table 249: Rest of World Historic Review for Plastic Films
  by Product Segment -  Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE
  Films, LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP
  Films, Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance
  Films (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High
  Performance Films) Markets Independently Analyzed with
  Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
  2009 (includes corresponding  Graph/Chart)    III-227

  Table 250: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic
  Films by Product Segment -  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
  Sales for Polyethylene Films (HDPE Films, LDPE Films,
  LLDPE Films), Polypropylene Films (OPP Films, BOPP Films,
  Non-OPP Films), PVC Films, and High Performance Films
  (Nylon Films Polyester/ PET Films, Other High Performance
  Films)  Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes
  corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-228


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 494 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 553)

     The United States (70)
     Canada (6)
     Japan (23)
     Europe (324)
     - France (30)
     - Germany (56)
     - The United Kingdom (63)
     - Italy (51)
     - Spain (15)
     - Rest of Europe (109)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (101)
     Latin America (8)
     Africa (3)
     Middle East (18)

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