The plastic pipes and fittings market in the GCC is gaining strength with construction in the real estate and industrial sectors driving demand upward. In the UAE, this market sector is heading towards consolidation with the top five manufacturers accounting for the majority of the market revenue.

Gulf Plastic Industries (GPI), a leading manufacturer of thermoplastic pipes and fittings in Bahrain since 1968, says it is striving to eliminate the phenomenon of fake and duplicate products in the market by taking serious steps and legal actions in this regard.