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Plastic Shipping Crates Procurement Research Report | Published: Mar 2017

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Plastic Shipping Crates: Procurement Research Report Highlights

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3-year Price Forecast Supply Chain Analysis
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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

During the three years to 2017, the price of plastic shipping crates has decreased at an estimated annualized rate of 1.7%. However, price volatility has been moderate, primarily due to fluctuating input costs. Moderate price volatility indicates an increased risk of sudden price fluctuations. As a result, buyers have experienced some difficulty in making accurate budgets and cost estimations... 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 about 15 times shorter than plastic shipping crates. Plastic shipping crates can last up to 20 years and can be recycled at the end of... 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 from damage or breakage for shipped and stored goods and simplify the handling of goods. Plastic shipping crates are cleanable, reusable and generally less expensive than wooden shipping crates. Plastic shipping crates are purchased by a wide range businesses, including food product manufacturers, consumer product manufacturers, agricultural firms and construction firms. This report does not include wooden shipping crates, international shipping containers, packaging boxes or bags.



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