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Chemicals / Plastics

With a strong reputation for the highest quality, this sector has a diverse range of products from paints to fertilisers, automotive and aircraft components and plastic packaging. Major initiatives such as ‘Smart Plastics’, that champions projects at the interface of mechatronics, plastics and design, keep Austria ahead of the game. Chemicals and Plastics from Austria – Surprisingly Ingenious
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Facts and figures - Chemicals / Plastics

  • 47,658


  • Approx. 33%

    export quota

  • 29,155

    million euros in exports

  • 12.2%

    percentage of pharmaceuticals

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Austrian companies

  • JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH

    JOANNEUM RESEARCH develops solutions and technologies for business and industry in a wide range of sectors and conducts cutting-edge research at an international level.

  • Cloeren GmbH

    Cloeren has been a world leader in developing machinery for plastics processing since 1975.

  • Starlim Spritzguss GmbH

    starlim is the world's largest processor of liquid silicone and specializes in injection moulding production of small silicone parts in single-component and multi-component technology.

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