North American and European PET Films prices declined in the U.S. and Europe on lower input costs.
LDPE and LLDPE resin and films prices were flat in the U.S. and Europe but inched up in Asia.
Coated Paper costs were flat in the U.S. but moved upward modestly in Europe
Aluminum foil prices were modestly lower in Europe and the U.S. but moved a bit higher in Asia.
Price Tracker provides subscribers with a five-year price history for all materials for North America, Europe and Asia. We continue to add materials all the time. This data is provided in spreadsheet format so you can build charts and presentations.
2019 Packaging Material Cost Forecast Update January 2019
Pack Trax reports flexible packaging materials more extensively than any other publication. We cover all films, coated paper, aluminum foil, and print and color management in ways that add value for subscribers that others simply cannot duplicate.
We project that 2019 will be less volatile than 2018 as upward pressure on pulp, aluminum, and downward pressure on resins will lessen this year
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