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Kunststoffe - Zukunftstechnologien für Thüringen

PolymerMat e.V.
is a cross-sector network which bundles up the interests of the companies of the plastic industry of Thuringia. It offers a platform for the cooperation of the companies of the plastic branch with innovation and conversion of new technological top performances in the plastic sector.

PolymerMat e.V. sees itself as an innovative network of the plastic industry in Thuringia. The aim of the association is to support its members, to increase their scope of action by (common) innovations as well as to strengthen and to extend their market position. As an interface between companies of the plastic industry and politics, the association makes a substantial contribution to the promotion of science, research, education and innovation as well as development of the economy region of Thuringia.


We got certified!
PolymerMat e.V. has successfully passed the certification of the Bronze Label of the European Cluster Excellence Initiative.



Plastixx - Der KI Polymerpreisindex

price index April 2017

April März (Änd.)
Plastixx 2.263,5 2.299,0 (-1,5%)
Plastixx ST 2.336,2 2.375,4 (-1,6%)
Plastixx TT 1.480,8 1.477,8



The Plastic Industry of Thuringia in Figures (2014)

According to a survey carried out by
PolymerMat e.V. und dem Fachgebiet Kunststofftechnik der TU Ilmenau
Number of companies
(> 20 employees)
Number of employees (Companies with > 20 employees) 50.103
Turnover Mrd. Euro 10,3
Export ratio >35%
(Companies operating primary and secondary in plastic industry)