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Tighter resin prices leading to price hikes for PE film

Plastics News - 8/29/2014 11:11:37 AM
One of North America’s largest film makers is pushing through a polyethylene price increase due, in part, to the tight resin market. AEP Industries Inc.’s Stretch Film Division has alerted customers that prices will increase by 6 percent for all grades ...

Resin pricing: Polyethylene has quickly soared $.06/lb

Plastics Today - 8/12/2014 6:48:26 PM
Spot resin trading continued to run at a very rapid rate and completed transaction volumes were high, especially for the first week of August, according to The Plastics Exchange. Polyethylene and polypropylene prices advanced further; most grades have ...

Europe polyethylene -- the key factors that could impact prices

Platts - 1/7/2014 11:55:53 PM
January 08, 2014 - European polyethylene demand and supply fundamentals are set to be impacted by a range of developments in 2014, including industry rationalization, higher import duties and warming of relations with exporter Iran. According to Platts ...

Global Polyethylene Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

Reuters - 3/26/2009 10:17:00 AM
A detailed analysis of Polyethylene and feedstock price analysis, with forecasts till 2020, is provided for all the regions covered. This report also contains detailed market share analysis of top companies operating in all the major regions. Scope ...

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 ...

ICIS Consulting Launches Price Forecast Reports for European and US Polyethylene Markets

Market Watch - 5/22/2014 6:28:09 AM
LONDON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- LONDON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS Consulting today launches two new price forecast reports to add to its existing suite. Covering the European and US polyethylene (PE) markets, which remain volatile ...

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/ -- 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 ...

Lost in translation? Why the US feedstock advantage might not mean lower prices for buyers of polyethylene - 9/27/2013 8:20:25 PM
Talk to a plastics processor or buyer in South ... In other words, the feedstock advantage is for the most part staying with the producer. And why is that? Because in today’s global market, the floor for polyethylene prices is set not by the lowest ...

Shale boom not cutting US polyethylene user costs

Hydrocarbon Processing - 9/17/2013 6:27:36 AM
output of polyethylene is expected to soar too, creating the potential for lower prices. "I think it's our duty to use this gift of shale gas to rebuild our industrial infrastructure," says Jim Morris, a bluff Texan who serves as chief operating officer of ...

Price increases forecast for PE and PP resin

Canadian Plastics - 6/28/2009 11:56:05 PM
... PE export prices are now exceeding domestic spot resin prices. The extraordinary export demand and excellent sales netback is diverting spot material away from the domestic market. Polyethylene supplies are very tight and some producers claim to be ...

New capacity will drive down US polyethylene prices

Plastics & Rubber Weekly - 4/14/2014 8:53:26 AM
New North American polyethylene capacity eventually will mean lower selling prices for that material. While in polypropylene, new supplies of propylene monomer will lead to some new resin capacity as well, making the material more competitive vs.

Global Polyethylene Glycol Market and China Analysis & Forecasts in New Research Report

PR Newswire - 7/9/2014 11:36:18 AM
Available with at, this research provides data and information on 2009-2019 capacity production, price, cost, profit, production value, gross margin and much more on the polyethylene ...