A single umbrella brand for all the important players in the plastics industry in Switzerland. A network that strengthens the plastics industry and connects the companies with scientific, training and continuing education institutions, the media and the main associations.
The network is organised in six areas of competency (sections):
Representing the interests of 34,000 employees and annual sales of 15 billion Swiss francs, the Swiss Plastics Association is the umbrella organisation of the Swiss plastics industry.
The media section shares industry news and information through its communication platforms. KunststoffXtra, Switzerland's only trade magazine for the plastics industry, is published ten times annually.
Every three years, Messe Luzern hosts Swiss Plastics, the Swiss plastics trade fair. Industry congresses are organised in the years between the fairs.
The list of members covers colleges and universities of applied sciences, vocational schools and the Plastics Training and Technology Center KATZ in Aarau.