The Enterprise Ireland Market Research Centre offers client companies access to market intelligence in the form of company, sector, market and country information needed to explore opportunities and compete in international markets.

Below are just some of the reports analysing the plastics market globally.

BCC Research

  • Global Markets and Technologies for Bioplastics
  • Thermoformed Plastics: Global Markets
  • Rigid Transparent Plastics
  • Medical Plastics: Technologies and Global Markets
  • Plastics in Electronics Components: Technologies and Global Markets
  • Plastic Pipe: Global Markets


  • Plastic-to-Oil Market Expected to Boom. Fuel Oil News. Feb2017. Vol. 82. Issue. 2
  • Flexible Plastic Packaging Market to Grow 5%: Market Growth in Flexible Plastic Packaging is Due to an Increase in Manufacturing Activities and Rising Demand for Conveniently Packaged Products. Adhesives & Sealants Industry. Jul2017. Vol. 24. Issue. 7.


  • Squeezable Plastic Tubes Gain from Growing Skin Care in Indonesia
  • Plastic Screw Closures Keep a Lid on Pricing, Whilst Flip-Tops and Push-Pull Add Value
  • Rigid Plastic Packaging (Country Reports)
  • Global Plastic Tubes: Performance & Opportunities in Beauty & Personal Care
  • Global Laundry Detergents Packaging Growth Driven by Flexible Plastics in Emerging Regions

Frost & Sullivan

  • Impact & Implications of BREXIT on the Plastics & Coatings Market
  • Plastics for the Automotive, Horticulture, 3D Printing, Consumer Goods, and Construction Sectors
  • Global Automotive Plastics Market, Forecast to 2022
  • Electric Vehicle Plastics and Composites Market for Europe and North America, Forecast to 2022

IBISWorld (U.S. Market)

  • Plastic and Resin Manufacturing
  • Plastic Pipe and Parts Manufacturing
  • Plastic Bottle Manufacturing
  • Plastic Products Miscellaneous Manufacturing
  • Plastics and Rubber Machinery Manufacturing
  • Paper Bag & Disposable Plastic Product Wholesaling
  • Plastics Wholesaling

Plimsoll (U.K. Benchmarking Reports)

  • Plastic Piping
  • Plastic Product Manufacturers
  • Plastics Suppliers
  • Polythene and Plastic Sheeting
  • Bags, Carriers and Sacks
  • Bottles and Closures


For information on the Plastics Packaging market research, check out our blog here.


Company listings are a way of identifying potential customers, collaborators, and competitors. Read our blog on Company Information to see which databases can be used to find information on companies in the plastics market.


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