MAPP is the information and benchmarking hub for plastics processors. Each year, MAPP releases 10-12 benchmarking reports and best practice handbooks to its membership. The data from these initiatives provide details to plastics industry leaders on dozens of topics that impact operations.
MAPP Plastics Industry Pulse Survey
To better understand the overall impact and future state of the plastics industry, MAPP is conducting a monthly Plastics Industry Pulse Survey. This 10-question survey takes less than two minutes for leaders to complete, but gives insights into how the plastics industry is faring so far - and what executives are anticipating for the future. Participate every other Monday morning to receive the results the following week in your inbox. To receive a link to the survey email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This study is open May 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020.
2020 North American Plastics Industry Study
Plante Moran & MAPP are conducting the North American Plastics Industry Study (NAPIS) the industry’s most comprehensive benchmarking study. This industry-leading study allows us to provide plastics processors with a data-based understanding of where you stand — and where you need to go to maintain a competitive advantage in the industry. Data points and analysis span key business functions, including strategy, operations, and finance. The metrics help highlight the health of your facility, with comparative data from more than 200 competing facilities. Complete the study by September 4, 2020 to have your data included in the 2020 NAPIS Report.
This report will be distributed to 2020 Benchmarking & Best Practices Conference attendees on October 19-23. Register for the conference here.
This study closed September 4, 2020.
2020 Injection Molding Machine Rate Study
The 2020 Machine Rate Study for injection molders collects inputs from plastics industry executives in regard to their machine rates. This year's study includes updated and new data, including:
You must either be a current MAPP member and/or participate in the survey to be eligible to receive or purchase a copy of the final results.
This study is open October 12, 2020 through November 6, 2020.
The following reports and surveys have been completed and published in the last twelve months. These reports are available for purchase here.
MAPP publishes unique, timely and relevant content, which often varies from year to year. However, some data and business information is critical and requires annual or bi-annual reporting. Below are the surveys that MAPP conducts on a regular basis to provide members with the more up-to-date data available:
The report is available to survey participants and MAPP members only. The Machine Rate Report for injection molders includes inputs from hundreds of plastics industry executives in regard to their machine rates. This year's report includes updated and new data, including: