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Middle Eastern polypropylene, polyethylene producers eye European markets: sources

Platts - 12/16/2014 1:20:02 PM
Middle Eastern polypropylene and polyethylene producers were eyeing European markets as prices in Asia continued to tumble, sources said Tuesday. Asian PP prices have fallen dramatically on the back of seasonal destocking and crumbling demand from China ...

Falling Oil Prices: A Boon For Plastic Packaging

Benzinga - 12/20/2014 3:24:09 PM
Lower oil prices would lower the transportation costs for the industry. Resin, a derivative of oil, makes up almost a major portion of the cost of goods sold of the packaging companies. Polypropylene and polyethylene account for the majority of their ...

Global demand for polyethylene to rise 4% pa to almost 100 mln tons in 2018

Plastemart - 12/12/2014 7:34:02 AM
The development of ethylene feedstocks from new sources such as shale gas, coal, and biobased materials will also give polyethylene a price or sustainability advantage relative to other plastic resins. Moreover, continually improving polymerization ...

Practical Guide to Polyethylene

AZOM - 12/14/2014 4:18:23 AM
The Practical Guide begins with general background to the polyethylene family, with price, production and market share information. It describes the basic types of polyethylene including virgin & filled polyethylene, copolymers, block and graft polymers ...

Global and China Crosslinked polyethylene (PE-X) pipe Market: New analysis published

Live-PR - 12/15/2014 8:56:22 AM
then statistics Global and China key manufacturers Crosslinked polyethylene (PE-X) pipe capacity production cost price profit production value gross margin etc details information, at the same time, statistics these manufacturers Crosslinked polyethylene ...

Platts Report: Falling energy prices could challenge profitability of U.S. petrochemicals

Market Watch - 12/15/2014 2:58:27 AM
Polyethylene, commonly known as PE or polythene, is the world's most widely used plastic, primarily used to make films used in packaging and plastic bags. PE production consumes more than half of the world's supply of ethylene. The falling naphtha price ...

New Impulses: Ceresana Publishes Market Study on Polyethylene-LLDPE

PR.com - 12/17/2014 7:28:06 AM
Yet growth prospects are still better than those for other types of polyethylene such as LDPE or HDPE. Shale Gas Drives Down Prices For Primary Products The shale gas boom in the US has a significant effect on ethylene production and thus markets for ...

Polyethylene makers are trying for September price hikes

Plastics News - 8/8/2014 9:27:40 AM
Companies & Associations Dow Chemical Co. Is the polyethylene dragon rising from its slumber? After months of inactivity, North American PE makers have announced attempts to raise prices by 3 cents per pound effective Sept. 1. Their actions are being ...

Falling Energy Prices Could Challenge Profitability Of U.S. Petrochemicals

Newsroom America - 12/15/2014 7:47:46 PM
Polyethylene, commonly known as PE or polythene, is the world's most widely used plastic, primarily used to make films used in packaging and plastic bags. PE production consumes more than half of the world's supply of ethylene. The falling naphtha price ...

New report looks into Global and China's crosslinked polyethylene (PE-X) pipe industry, 2014

Whatech - 12/9/2014 12:56:43 AM
Then statistics Global and China key manufacturers Crosslinked polyethylene (PE-X) pipe capacity production cost price profit production value gross margin etc details information, at the same time, statistics these manufacturers Crosslinked polyethylene ...

Global Polyethylene Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

Reuters - 3/26/2009 6:20:46 AM
... 4.3.1 Global Ethylene Price Analysis and Forecasts to 2020 34 4.3.2 Global Polyethylene Price Analysis and Forecasts to 2020 36 4.4 Global Polyethylene Market Share Analysis 38 4.4.1 The Dow Chemical Company Global Market Share Analysis 38 4.4.2 Exxon ...

Borealis increases polyethylene and polypropylene prices

Food Production Daily - 1/3/2012 11:54:15 PM
Borealis has announced an increase in all polyethylene and polypropylene prices from January onwards. The company said that tariffs for PE and PP would rise by €100/tonne for January, 2012. “This decision to increase prices reflects our assumptions on ...

Polyethylene Industry Outlook In Asia Pacific To 2017 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts Of All Active And Planned Plants

The Street - 8/21/2013 11:56:06 PM
NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Polyethylene Industry Outlook in Asia Pacific to 2017 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All ...