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Declining Oil Prices and Devalued Euro Creating Volatile, but Profitable Market for European Chemical Producers…for Now, IHS Says

Market Watch - 4/28/2015 2:57:01 AM
HOUSTON, Apr 28, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Crude oil price swings in recent months, combined with a devalued euro, have created a volatile, but profitable marketplace for European petrochemical producers, with European steam-crackers achieving record margins ...

Platts: Global Petrochemical Prices Rose Again in March After 6-Mo. Decline

The Business Journal - 4/27/2015 8:37:38 PM
Polyethylene and polypropylene, plastics manufactured from ethylene and propylene respectively, posted similar month-over-month price gains. Global polyethylene prices climbed to $1,270/mt, up 9%, while polypropylene prices were up 11% to $1,284/mt.

Beware the oil slick: US polyethylene prices slip and slide to unexpected levels

blogs.platts.com - 4/14/2015 11:59:10 PM
For two years, US polyethylene prices climbed higher and higher. For two years, feedstock prices had little-to-no impact on domestic polyethylene contracts. Upward or downward shifts in domestic demand seemed to have little effect. And what was happening ...

IHS : Declining Oil Prices and Devalued Euro Creating Volatile, but Profitable Market for European Chemical Producers…for Now, IHS Says

4 Traders - 4/28/2015 7:00:24 AM
Crude oil price swings in recent months, combined with a devalued euro, have created a volatile, but profitable marketplace for European petrochemical producers, with European steam-crackers achieving record margins in fourth quarter 2014, according to ...

US export polyethylene offers moving higher: sources

Platts - 4/20/2015 9:57:31 PM
US polyethylene export prices were talked higher Monday as market sources said suppliers were already attempting to implement the 5 cents/lb increase that had been announced for the domestic market in May. High density polyethylene blowmolding was being ...

Research and Markets: Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET): 2015 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2019

Yahoo Finance - 4/15/2015 5:09:57 PM
prices, and downstream industries. In addition to the analytical part, the report provides a range of tables and figures which all together give a true insight into the national, regional and global markets for polyethylene terephthalate. Report Scope The ...

Resin prices remain unpredictable

Plastics News - 4/27/2015 12:16:33 PM
The modest oil increase also helped regional prices for polyethylene and solid polystyrene to remain flat. PE’s stable pricing month was welcome after prices fell for the fourth consecutive month in February, with those four dips totaling 16 cents per pound.

Polyethylene Linear Low Density (LLDPE): 2015 World Market Outlook And Forecast Up To 2019

The Street - 4/14/2015 11:59:10 PM
... Production Forecast Up To 2019 9.2. Polyethylene Linear Low Density Consumption Forecast Up To 2019 9.3. Polyethylene Linear Low Density Prices Forecast Up To 2019 10. Key Companies In The Polyethylene Linear Low Density Market Worldwide 11 ...

Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET): 2015 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2019

Finanznachrichten - 4/16/2015 12:22:26 PM
... And Production Forecast Up To 2019 5.2. Polyethylene Terephthalate Consumption Forecast Up To 2019 5.3. Polyethylene Terephthalate Market Prices Forecast Up To 2019 6. Key Companies In The Polyethylene Terephthalate Market Worldwide 7. Polyethylene ...

Polymer supply restrictions result in price rises

Plastics & Rubber Weekly - 4/24/2015 9:28:19 AM
However, this all changed during mid to end of February when unexpectedly polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) prices started rising on the back of tight supply. Richard Bradwell, managing director of Polydist, believes one of the factors responsible ...

Research and Markets: Polyethylene High Density (HDPE): 2015 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2019

Benzinga - 4/15/2015 1:28:03 PM
Polyethylene High Density Market Prospects 5.1. Polyethylene High Density Capacity And Production Forecast Up To 2019 5.2. Polyethylene High Density Consumption Forecast Up To 2019 5.3. Polyethylene High Density Market Prices Forecast Up To 2019

2015 Market Research Report on Global Crosslinked Polyethylene (XLPE) Industry

solarplaza.com - 4/26/2015 5:22:33 AM
2015-2020 forecast on capacity, production, cost, price, profit, production value, and gross margin for these markets are also included. For technical data and manufacturing plants analysis, the report analyzes Crosslinked Polyethylene (XLPE) leading ...

Shares of Total Receive a Boost, Up 3.1%

Financial News Network Online - 4/27/2015 11:12:07 AM
polyethylene, polystyrene, rubber, paint, ink, adhesives, and resins. Total operates gasoline filling stations in Europe, the United States, and Africa. In the past 52 weeks, Total share prices have been bracketed by a low of $46.61 and a high of $74.22 ...