08 - 11 March 2022
After a two-year break caused by the pandemic, the trade fairs ProSweets Cologne and ISM will be held simultaneously from 30 January to 2 February 2022 in the Cologne exhibition centre.
Futamura is celebrating a significant milestone in the history of its packaging films: 85 years of twist wrapping individual sweets in Cellophane™.
Papyrus Australia has announced that the leased moulded fibre packaging facility in Sharqiah, Egypt has produced a world first 100% banana fibre clam shell moulded product
According to the preliminary figures published by the MECS – Ucima Research Centre, the sector is returning to growth. Both the domestic market (+18%) and exports (+5%) are performing well. Approximately 7 months of production is guaranteed in 2022
The Board was elected at the last Members’ Meeting and will remain in office for 4 years.
Turnover in the first half of 2021 fell by just 1.8% compared to the same period in the record year 2019. The growth with respect to the first half of 2020 was 21%. The sector held its ground in 2020 with turnover of almost 8 billion euros. The food and cosmetics segments performed well.
Sales revenue was 9.2% higher than in March 2020 due to significant growth in the domestic market (+28.8%). The average number of months of guaranteed production is increasing again