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15th LAPET

Latin America PET Packaging, Applications & Recycling

28-30 Nov, 2017 - Mexico City, MEXICO

Marquis Reforma Hotel & Spa

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28 Nov, 2017 - Tuesday

Separately Bookable Pre-Conference Site Visit

Site Visit to

Tecnologia de Reciclaje Plant

( 28 November 2017, 12:00 - 17:00 Hrs )

 

 

12:00

Assemble at Marquis Reforma Hotel & Spa Lobby

12:15

Depart for Tecnologia de Reciclaje Plant

13:15

Arrive at Tecnologia de Reciclaje in Tecámac, Estado de México

13:30

Start of Plant Tour

15:00

Refreshments Sponsored by Tecnologia de Reciclaje

15:30

Depart for Marquis Reforma Hotel & Spa

17:00

Arrive at Marquis Reforma Hotel & Spa; End of Site Visit

29 Nov, 2017 - Wednesday

08:00

Registration

09:00

Chairman’s Welcome & Introduction

Sustainable Packaging and Innovations

09:05

Advances & Trends in PET Thermoform’s for Food Packaging & its Recycling Concerns

09:35

Latest Applications on PET films

Flex Americas S.A. de C.V ( Flex Flims )
10:05

Beverage Packaging Development: Trends and Challenges

10:35

Discussion followed by Coffee Break

11:10

Are Changes in Global Supply and Demand Helping or Hindering the Latin American PET Industry?

11:40

Asia/China PET & RPET Market Outlook and Trends

Jiangsu Sanfangxiang International Trade Co. Ltd. -Jiangsu Sanfangxiang Group Co., Ltd
12:10

Current Situation of Polyester Intermediates in Latin America

  • Overview of MEG/PX/PTA balances in Latin America and key countries within the region (Mexico, Argentina, and Brazil)
  • Challenges and opportunities of these feedstocks in the whole region

12:40

Discussion followed by Lunch

13:55

Chairman’s Introduction

Mr. Santiago Garcia Gonzalez, Recyling Committee
Ecoce AC
14:00

PET in Latin America: Opportunities Near and Far

  • With 10% of global beverage PET units sold in Latin America, the region is an unmistakeable force on the global PET stage. What contributes to this strength and how does this compare with that of other key soft drink markets around the world?

  • Bottled water is driving PET volume growth in Latin America, adding more than 3 billion units over the past five years. Despite the growth, the region lags global trends. What is holding back Latin American PET applications? What kinds of consumer and manufacturer changes could bring new life to PET in Latin America?

  • What other key PET market opportunities exist in Latin America? Are trends in the US an indication of what is to come?

Euromonitor International
14:30

25 Years of Stories & 10 Tendencies for the PET Market in Latin America & Caribbean

15:00

Impact of E-commerce on Packaging Designs

15:30

Discussion followed by Coffee Break

16:05

Novel Polyesters for Packaging Applications

16:35

Panel Discussion:

  • Outlook for PET products growth and new applications in the coming decade
  • E-business – how has this modified relationships with suppliers
  • Commitment of brand owners on the use of RPET

 

Moderator:

 

Mr. Hiram Cruz, General Director
Asociación Mexicana de Envase y Embalaje, A.C. (AMEE)

Panelists:

 

Ms. Sandra Evangelista, Gerente de Compras
Bic México

17:20

End of Day 1

17:25

17:25- 18:25

Networking Reception for ALL Speakers & Delegates

30 Nov, 2017 - Thursday

09:00

Chairman’s Introduction

Mr. Julio Antonio Lopezlena Thompson, General Manager
Tecnología de Reciclaje
09:05

Technologies and Techniques for light-weighting of PET Containers

  • Light-weighting packaging challenges
  • Latest technologies for carbonated gases, hot filling containers
  • Technical and design considerations

09:35

ThermaSET® Technology for fill Sauces and Preserves

10:05

Discussion followed by Coffee Break

10:35

Outlook PET Markets in Costa Rica & Guatemala

11:05

Key Factors on PET Thermoforming and Recycling

CIQA (Centro De Investigación En Química Aplicada)
11:35

"Xtreme Renew" – Producing Food-grade preforms with 100% rPET flakes

12:05

Final Discussion followed by Closing Lunch

13:30

End of Conference

DISCLAIMER
It may be necessary for reasons beyond CMT's control to alter the content, timings, dates or venue of an event. CMT will not accept liability for any kind of disruptions or any claims whatsoever and in such circumstances CMT's normal cancellation terms apply.

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Network With

Brand owners, Convertors, Preform manufacturers, Packaging companies, Thermoform manufacturers, Traders, Bottlers / fillers, Technology providers including machinery suppliers from blow molding, preform to injection molding, filling lines, PET resin producers / suppliers, Recycling companies, Feedstock suppliers (PX, PTA, MEG), Polyester manufacturers etc., Usted tendrá oportunidad de interactuar con: Usuarios finales, Convertidores, Fabricantes de preformas, Empresas de empaque y embalaje, Fabricantes de termoformado, Embotelladores, Proveedores de tecnología, incluyendo maquinaria de soplado, moldeo, preforma a inyección y extrusión, líneas de llenado, Productores de Resina de PET y distribuidores, Empresas de reciclaje, Proveedores de materias primas (PX, PTA, MEG), Fabricantes de poliéster, etc.,

Contact Us

Grace Oh
Enquiries in English 
grace@cmtsp.com.sg
(65) 63469147

Tanya Tardan
Enquiries in Spanish 
tanya@cmtsp.com.sg
52 55 56352672

Cynthia Yeo
Sponsor Manager 
cynthia@cmtsp.com.sg
(65) 63469132

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