Statistics

Production of Plastics Machinery (Japan)

Injection Molding Machines

Year Number of units Amount (mil. yen)
2005 16,163 193,138
2006 17,039 204,853
2007 15,937 176,624
2008 12,636 149,277
2009 4,895 64,488
2010 11,180 115,147
2011 11,411 125,212
2012 11,519 133,827
2013 10,765 129,486
2014 11,739 143,209
2015 12,471 156,333
2016 11,702 141,377

Extruders (main body)

Year Number of units Amount (mil. yen)
2005 686 20,838
2006 629 21,145
2007 612 32,171
2008 566 23,685
2009 334 13,938
2010 399 11,290
2011 472 23,946
2012 425 25,505
2013 449 18,927
2014 484 22,339
2015 453 20,187
2016 411 23,606

Extruders Equipment

Year Number of units Amount (mil. yen)
2005 1,484 12,379
2006 1,434 12,846
2007 1,471 14,436
2008 1,257 12,764
2009 839 6,051
2010 861 8,733
2011 901 11,964
2012 983 10,963
2013 806 9,320
2014 865 10,394
2015 966 11,797
2016 887 10,658

Blow Molding Machines

Year Number of units Amount (mil. yen)
2005 467 12,587
2006 513 13,606
2007 541 14,986
2008 531 14,337
2009 397 10,628
2010 544 12,199
2011 535 11,910
2012 596 13,532
2013 647 18,267
2014 620 17,838
2015 544 17,944
2016 650 20,916

 

Note :
1) Sources : Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
2) The statistics are for the plastics processing machinery only and excluding rubber processing machinery.
3) The statistics are collected from the manufacturers, those who have more than fifty employees and manufacturers of employees less than fifty are excluded.