11 months Local packaging industry growing MB |Biz
By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat The domestic packaging industry, which is slowly transitioning into the use of more environment-friendly materials, expects a steady 6 percent growth this year. Joseph Ross Jocson, outgoing president of the Packaging Institute of the Philippines, told reporters at the opening of the ProPak Philippines 2019 Expo that the industry has been steadily growing for the past couple of years as small and medium producers become more aware of the role packaging plays in their products. Jocson explained that growth in packaging has correlation with population and income. In fact, Jocson said, “We are now the third largest ... more