India: A Booming Market for U.S. Plastics Companies

Come learn about the excellent opportunities for US plastics companies to penetrate the market in India through this pre-recorded program held on October 18, 2011. According to the Plastindia Foundation, India's plastics processing sector will grow from 69,000 machines to 150,000 machines by the year 2020. The country's demand for plastics in irrigation alone is pegged to cross 2.5 million tons by 2015. The Indian automobile industry is growing at more than 18% annually with a growing demand for plastics. For global businesses, the plastics processing industry is a source of great potential! In addition, there is tremendous opportunity for innovative technological improvements. This program was coordinated by the U.S. Commercial Service in India and U.S. Commercial Service Manufacturing Team.

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Speakers include:

  • Michael Taylor – Senior Director for International Trade at SPI
  • Greg O’Connor – Commercial Officer, U.S. Commercial Service in New Delhi
  • Dr. U.K. Saroop, Vice President – Business Development, Reliance Industries Limited, Mumbai
  • Mr. V.K. Grover – Chairman of National Promotion in India, Plas India Foundation

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