Coca Cola and Danone are among top PET brand owners confirmed to speak at CMT’s CEEPET & Balkans Markets conference on 30-31 May 2011. Into its 12th year, CMT’s Central & Eastern Europe PET series is the industry leading event widely attended by the entire supply chain for the PET industry – from resin suppliers to end users around the world. The conference attracts an international attendance of about 120 delegates annually. The event has been brought around the region including Prague, Budapest, Krakow, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Slovenia, Vilnius, Warsaw, Odessa, Vienna and Istanbul. Given the strong developments in the Polish market, the event makes a comeback in Krakow for the second time.This year’s agenda will discuss a wide range of issues around the conference’s central theme, “Critical Shortage of R-PET Supply, Feedstock Challenges & Outlook for the Region”. Key highlights to be addressed include:
- Recent PET projects & activities in the region, Global markets outlook
- Markets for RPET and resolving the shortage for RPET supply in the European market
- Feedstock availability and increasing developments in Bio PET feedstock
- Technology innovations from preform to barrier coating
Besides Coca Cola and Danone, other experts confirmed on the authoritative panel to date are Artenius (APPE), Hanex, Terrachim Nextek, PCI, Nexant, Belu Water, KHS, S & S, Petainer, UNM International and many more.
As with previous years, the event is specially designed for its target audience ranging from: PET resin producers/suppliers, Feedstock suppliers ( PX/PTA/ MEG ), polyester manufacturers, traders, converters, preform producers, designers, technology providers including machinery suppliers from blowing, preform to injection molding, robotic systems etc, recycling companies, bottlers/ fillers, and brand owners. The conference also presents exclusive networking opportunities to meet & exchange business contacts with senior executives on a global business platform. Custom sponsorship packages are also available upon request.