A leading processor and supplier of bio-sourced materials sought to gain a better understanding of the metal packaging coatings market. Information relating to the global market in terms of application areas, market size, coatings suppliers, market trends and needs in the metal packaging market was required. This Company did not participate in this particular market and was seeking to assess market acceptance for novel bio-sourced binders.
The Company required an evaluation of the needs of the metal packaging coatings market relating to the development of new resins, and other potential market needs that would affect coatings development. PRA lrfab was requested to evaluate business opportunities by the assessment of market priorities, and in particular whether there was a need for new binders by coatings suppliers to meet gaps in the market. The Company was interested in learning about the relationships and influences within the supply chain.