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Canadian Plastics: Canada, plastics & COVID-19

COVID-19 is causing a global economic disaster, and Canada’s plastics industry isn’t being spared the effects

May 14, 2020  by Canadian Plastics

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Both in Canada and beyond, the impact of the pandemic on demand for plastic goods has been nuanced. Processors with the most exposure to the transportation and restaurant segments have been hit hardest, while soaring demand for healthcare products and frenzied consumer buying of necessities as lockdowns took effect in different regions have bolstered other product makers.

Read more from Canadian Plastics, one of Canadian Manufacturing‘s sister publications.

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