The American Chemistry Council's Plastics Industry Producers Statistics Group (PIPS) provides relevant, timely, comprehensive and extensive business statistics on the plastic resins industry. Available for subscription on an annual basis, these statistical reports contain production and detailed sales by end use information, and capacity and inventory measures for major plastic resins. With key players and nearly the full industry in North America participating, these surveys have long been considered an authoritative, comprehensive and reliable source of information on the plastic resin industry.
Resin producers and other industry professionals use ACC’s PIPS data for making a wide variety of critical business decisions. The data represents an economic indicator used by plastics processing companies, machinery manufacturers, lobbyists and other industry segments to access the business climate. Industry consultants, investment banks and securities firms rely on ACC’s PIPS reports for their ongoing market research and analysis.