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Polyethylene Prices Remain Subdued

Spend Matters - 7/29/2015 2:26:39 AM
Spend Matters welcomes this guest article from IHS. Packaging producers saw some cost savings last year as the drop in oil prices lowered the cost for a variety of chemical products. Polyethylene (PE) is one of the largest volume thermoplastics and is ...

Low density polyethylene prices fall to lowest level since April

Platts - 7/23/2015 11:52:07 AM
Low density polyethylene spot prices Wednesday fell to their lowest level since April, following bearish price expectations for feedstocks. LDPE prices were assessed Wednesday at Eur1,500/mt ($1,650), down Eur20/mt from Tuesday. Bearish feedstock price ...

Viewpoint: US polyethylene margins under pressure

argusmedia.com - 7/22/2015 4:32:28 PM
Houston, 22 July (Argus) — US polyethylene producers will seek to restore margins to levels seen before the late 2014 collapse in crude prices over the next six months. But falling crude futures and weaker global demand this summer has so far stymied ...

Chlorinated Polyethylene Resins and Elastomers (CPE) Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015 - 2025

mynewsdesk.com - 7/30/2015 5:02:57 AM
However, rising crude oil prices and hence volatility in raw materials prices are expected to hamper the market growth for chlorinated polyethylene resins and elastomers. Polyethylene is manufactured from crude oil derivatives and is subjected to ...

New report explores the global polyethylene terephthalate industry

Whatech - 7/29/2015 12:39:17 AM
Then statistics Global key manufacturers Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) capacity production cost price profit production value gross margin etc details information, at the same time, statistics these manufacturers Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET ...

P66 reports earnings of $1B

Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise - 8/2/2015 5:20:52 AM
driven by lower ethylene feedstock costs and higher polyethylene sales prices. CPChem’s equity affiliate earnings also improved as a result of higher sales prices, as well as increased volumes due to the completion of turnaround activity in the first ...

Tredegar Reports Second-Quarter 2015 Results

The Street - 7/30/2015 8:12:03 PM
The unfavorable impact of approximately $7.0 million from the change in the U.S. dollar value of currencies for polyethylene film operations outside of the U.S.; and Estimated reductions in average selling prices in polyethylene films of approximately $4.3 ...

Westlake Chemical (WLK) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

Ticker Report - 8/2/2015 9:38:34 AM
Cowen and Company boosted their price objective on Westlake Chemical from $75.00 to ... In Olefins Business, the Company manufactures ethylene, polyethylene, styrene and associated co-products at its manufacturing facility in Lake Charles and polyethylene ...

Phillips 66 Reports Second-Quarter Earnings of $1.0 Billion or $1.84 Per Share

Yahoo Finance - 7/31/2015 11:56:56 AM
driven by lower ethylene feedstock costs and higher polyethylene sales prices. CPChem's equity affiliate earnings also improved as a result of higher sales prices, as well as increased volumes due to the completion of turnaround activity in the first quarter.

Global structural foam market forecast to total US$32Bn by 2020

Live-PR - 8/2/2015 10:03:01 PM
Polyethylene structural foam is the most preferred structural foam, due to its affordable price and other unique properties such as good chemical resistance, impact resistance, lightweight, easy to mold, and easy recyclability. It is also used in ...

Global Polyalkylene Glycol Market 2015: Polyethylene Glycol & Polypropylene Glycol Industry Analysis to 2023

Financial Content - 7/28/2015 10:05:58 AM
On the basis of products, the study segments the market into: polyethylene glycol (PEG), polypropylene glycol ... However, the fluctuating prices of crude oil prices put a downward pressure on the margins of market players. Furthermore, cheaper ...

Clearwater Paper's(CLW) CEO Linda Massmanon Q2 2015Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Seeking Alpha - 7/30/2015 4:58:46 PM
which led to lower fiber prices, lower polyethylene prices, and reduced chemical usage due to capital improvements at our Arkansas mill’s recovery boiler and lower natural gas prices along with seasonally lower usage. Pulp and paperboard’s Q2 adjusted ...

Tredegar (TG) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.16 EPS

wkrb13.com - 7/31/2015 6:02:01 PM
The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $22.04 and a 200 day moving average price ... Surface Protection Films, Polyethylene Overwrap & Polypropylene Films, and Films for Other Markets. Aluminum Extrusions, produce soft-alloy and medium-strength ...

Stock Investors Bid Up Shares of Braskem, Up 7.4%

Financial News Network Online - 7/31/2015 2:55:54 PM
Braskem has overhead space with shares priced $7.26, or 41.0% below the average consensus analyst price target of $12.31 ... ammonium sulfate, cyclohexene, polyethylene theraphtalat, polyethylene, and polyvinyl chloride (PVC). One of today's stocks ...

Polyethylene Industry Outlook in Europe to 2017 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants

Market Watch - 8/26/2013 9:45:29 AM
NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Polyethylene Industry Outlook in Europe to 2017 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of ...