Packaging

– right skills for a diverse market

Packaging is the largest single sector of plastics use in the UK, with consumer driven sectors from pharmaceuticals to engine oil using the product in their marketing strategies to cosmetically enhance their products.

It is also a major sector for GTMA member companies who have been part of the supply chain for many years.

From Blow Moulding processes for PET bottles to the highly intricate “Caps and Closures” market for the food and pharmaceutical sectors, GTMA has qualified sector experienced designers, toolmakers and moulders to provide offering processes including

•Plastic Injection Moulding

•Blow Moulding

•Compression Moulding

•Gas Injection Moulding

•Extrusion Moulding

•PVC Moulding

•Vacuum Forming Moulds

•Reaction Injection Moulds

•Pressure Die Moulding

Currently, GTMA members are involved in producing Mould tools and components in key sectors that include:

•Food and Drink

•Automotive

•Toys

•Electrical/Electronic

•Housewares

•Cosmetics

•Pharmaceuticals
If you would like to join one or more of our Sector Networks, and to be part of their Engineering Supply Chains, please contact GTMA on +44 (0) 121 392 8994 or email: admin@gtma.co.uk

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