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Plastic Shipping Crates Procurement Research Report | Published: Jun 2014

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Plastic Shipping Crates: Procurement Research Report Highlights

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IBISWorld’s Plastic Shipping Crates procurement research is intended to help you save time and money in the initial research stages of the buying process. Our data and analysis explain the characteristics, pricing dynamics, supply chain risks and negotiation tactics of Plastic Shipping Crates to help your company negotiate strategically with suppliers. Our report insights also give your company the credibility to work with internal stakeholders and executives to better manage the sourcing process.

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Plastic Shipping Crates - Recent Price Trend

Plastic shipping crates have experienced a moderate level of price volatility in the past three years. Primarily due to fluctuating fuel prices and plastic material and resin prices, pricing for plastic shipping crates has exhibited volatility during this time. In the three years to 2013, plastic material and resin prices have risen by an annualized rate of 3.3%. Because input costs fluctuated... purchase to read more

Plastic Shipping Crates - Total Cost of Ownership

Plastic shipping crates have a low total cost of ownership. Because plastic shipping crates are more durable and have a longer useful life than wooden or cardboard shipping crates, repair and maintenance costs are much lower. Wooden shipping crates have a lifespan 15 times shorter than plastic shipping crates. Plastic shipping crates can last up to 20 years and can be recycled at the end of their... purchase to read more

 


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This report is intended to assist buyers of plastic shipping crates, which are typically used for storing products or shipping goods from one location to another. Plastic crates provide protection of shipped and stored goods from damage or breakage and simplify the handling of goods. Plastic shipping crates are cleanable and reusable and offer cost savings compared to wooden shipping crates. This report does not include wooden shipping crates, international shipping containers, packaging boxes or bags.



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