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December 4, 2018
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North American plastics industry associations support USMCA signing, urge ratification of the deal

And the American Chemistry Council is also calling on U.S. President Donald Trump to use the agreement to cancel tariffs on steel and aluminum.

Covestro becomes majority stakeholder in DIC Covestro Polymer JV in Japan

The acquisition is part of Covestro’s expansion plan for its TPU business.

Weak sales in China drove global auto purchases down in October: Scotiabank

Canadian auto sales contracted by 1.9% year-over-year for an eighth consecutive month of annual declines in October, Scotiabank’s latest Global Auto Report says, but ticked up by 3.1% from September in seasonally-adjusted terms.

Magna launches new global automotive design competition

The competition calls for entries from students around the world, with the winner to be announced during the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show.
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Special Reports

As sales go up, MAGUIRE CANADA doubles down on service

The Vaughan, Ont.-based auxiliary equipment supplier uses its crack service team – and backup service provider M.T. Innovations – to get the job done. » Read More
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ADDITIVE METAL MANUFACTURING wants to make you more competitive

This Concord, Ont.-based engineering and design consulting firm is rewriting the book on mold heat removal. And it might just be the kick in the pants that Canada’s plastics processors need to start kicking butt globally. » Read More

Compounding World Forum

Dec. 4-6, 2018
Location: Coral Springs, Fla.
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SPE Ontario Christmas Dinner

Dec. 6, 2018
Location: Oakville, Ont.
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12th Annual Packaging Conference

Feb. 4-6, 2019
Location: Las Vegas
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