Plastic

Stormy Outlook

Capacity and production in the U.S. Plastics Production Corridor, an area which runs along the U.S. Gulf Coast in Texas and Louisiana, are forecast to grow to 2035, despite increasing climate risks from storms, sea-level rise and storm surges, causing the growing possibility of stranded assets of USD 16 billion in the short-term (by 2021) and USD 45 billion over the mid-term (by 2025).

Unwrapping Investor Risk

As plastics packaging comes under increasing scrutiny for the pollution it causes, the little-known companies who transform resins into everyday packaging products need to transition to more sustainable production processes. This report examines the Plastic Containers and Packaging sector in detail and identifies the companies, their investors and the financial risks they face.