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Equistar joins US PE producers seeking 5-cent March increase: letter

Platts - 2/9/2016 11:38:38 PM
The push to increase March US polyethylene contract prices continued to pick up steam Tuesday when Equistar Chemicals joined the list of producers attempting to raise prices by 5 cents/lb. Equistar, which is owned by LyondellBasell, will apply the increase ...

Oil slump reverberates in chemicals

Royal Society of Chemistry - 2/9/2016 3:24:42 PM
Around 50–70% of the cost of polyethylene is in the raw material, at least for marginal producers. But it's a global market, with prices set by marginal, high-cost producers. So as oil (and hence naphtha-derived ethylene) prices drop, European producers ...

Global High Density Polyethylene Industry Key Statistics and 2021 Forecasts Research

sbwire.com - 2/8/2016 6:24:51 PM
Global High Density Polyethylene market report also states import/export consumption, supply and demand Figures, cost, price, revenue and gross margins. The report focuses on global major leading industry players providing information such as company ...

Polypropylene prices rise in January; PE and PVC decline

Plastics News - 1/28/2016 9:44:01 PM
with polypropylene prices on the rise while prices for polyethylene and PVC have declined. Regional PP supplies remain tight, allowing a 3-cent-per-pound price hike to take hold since Jan. 1. That represents half of a 6-cent move originally announced by ...

Newly released market study: Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Industry Outlook in Germany to 2019

clickpress.com - 2/9/2016 12:44:14 AM
[ClickPress, Mon Feb 08 2016] GlobalData's new report, "Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Industry Outlook in Germany to 2019 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants", provides in-depth coverage of ...

Advanced Drainage Systems: Analyst Insanity Plus Accounting Issues Create A Fat-Pitch Short Opportunity

Seeking Alpha - 2/5/2016 4:59:31 AM
High-density polyethylene (HDPE) prices have fallen from ~$0.49/lb to ~$0.39/lb since March last year, a fall of ~20%. However. over the course of the year, the average price was more like ~$0.46/lb (see below), as HDPE prices spent a good portion of the ...

Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Industry Outlook in Canada to 2019 - New Market Report

Live-PR - 2/3/2016 2:20:14 PM
03.02.2016 15:20:49 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants (live-PR.com) - GlobalData's new report, "Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Industry Outlook in Canada to 2019 - Market Size, Company Share ...

Oil price plunge: Jurong island refineries, oil firms enjoying boost

Asiaone Business - 2/1/2016 9:00:29 AM
Low oil prices, for instance, will support polyethylene margins for local producers in spite of low Asia demand, says Ms Ng. She notes that polyethylene, which goes into plastic consumer products such as bottles and containers, saw strong production ...

Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM) Given a $90.00 Price Target at Societe Generale

Watch List News - 2/8/2016 4:23:10 PM
HSBC increased their price objective on shares of Exxon Mobil from $79.00 ... The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products.

Exxon Mobil Co. Expected to Post FY2016 Earnings of $2.75 Per Share (XOM)

Mideast Times - 2/9/2016 6:02:11 PM
HSBC raised their price target on Exxon Mobil from $79.00 to $86.00 and ... The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products.

Newlight Technologies and AirCarbon: Plastic from Air

nanalyze.com - 2/7/2016 7:06:00 AM
After 10 years of research, the company has produced a biocatalyst that is 9 times more effective meaning that the end product is able to out-compete oil-based plastics, such as polypropylene and polyethylene, on price. So not only does this make you feel ...

Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM) VP Alan J. Kelly Sells 9,159 Shares of Stock

Zolmax News - 2/9/2016 3:10:23 PM
The shares were sold at an average price of $79.24, for a total value of $725,759.16 ... The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products.

Dennis G. Wascom Sells 5,200 Shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM) Stock

Daily Political - 2/9/2016 10:52:42 AM
HSBC raised their price target on Exxon Mobil from $79.00 to $86.00 and ... The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a variety of specialty products.

Plastics Industry Latest Victim Of Low Oil Prices

NASDAQ - 2/4/2016 8:13:59 AM
Energy companies aren’t the only victims of the persistent plunge in oil prices. Now the plastics industry is beginning ... 840,000 metric tons of ethylene per year and 800,000 tons of polyethylene per year. Since it agreed to the joint venture in ...

Latest victim of low oil prices: Plastic industry

USA Today - 2/6/2016 5:08:29 PM
(Photo: Woohae Cho, Bloomberg) Energy companies aren’t the only victims of the persistent plunge in oil prices. Now the plastics industry ... metric tons of ethylene per year and 800,000 tons of polyethylene per year. Since it agreed to the joint venture ...