A common trend in the Plastics industry is the M&A activity. Strategic buyer acquisitions are up 9% in the last year 1H2016 versus 1H2017. The market is on track to reach a total of a 300-deal level for the 11th consecutive year. There has also been a trend that ownership by private equity groups have increased from 7 percent to 11 percent in the comparison period of 1H2016-1H2017. This article also includes professionals that discuss whether or not the plastics industry is currently a peak market, concern for the number of sellers available, and other impacting sources to the M&A market.
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