Chinaplas: Hot runner demand growing in Chinese market

Guangzhou, China - Kathy Hong, general manager for DME Mold Technology (Shenzhen), said that hot runner demand continues to grow in China.

"It's been growing every year - quite stable," she told PlasticsToday, at Chinaplas 2013.

While hot runner systems have been widely used in Western countries for a number of years, it's only been more recently that global demand has picked up, particularly in China.

"More manufacturers appreciate the value of using the hot runner systems in the molding process," she said. "We make sure the standards are understood and met....

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