covers it all
explore trends and technologies driving the future
test machinery, gather insights and find new resources
plan your show using the official npe2018 mobile app
learn more about one of the fastest-growing segments in plastics
where executives will advance understanding of critical success factors
see how npe brings the international community of plastics pros together
where the future of plastics unfolds
to maintain a competitive advantage, you need to keep up with the latest game-changing technologies and breakthrough innovations—and every three years, the world’s most influential plastics trade event brings it all together for you.
npe2018: the plastics show provides exclusive access to the people, processes, science and ideas that are shaping the future of plastics. build connections, exchange ideas and explore the largest concentration of machinery, tools, technology and professional training available in today’s industry marketplace.
join 65,000+ professionals from 128 countries and from every aspect of the industry and its vertical and end-user markets—and experience the future of plastics for yourself.
who attends npe2018?
tens of thousands of manufacturing professionals representing the entire plastics supply chain, including these end-user markets.
news & media
|january 11th, 2018 npe2018 launches 2017 size and impact report plastics industry’s robust growth bodes well for npe2018 washington, dc — employment in the u.s. plastics industry grew by one percent in 2016, from 954,000 workers to 965,000, according to data in the 2017 size & impact report, released by the plastics industry... view more news|