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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 ...

Research and Markets: Polyethylene Glycol Technical Material Market Report

Yahoo Finance India - 9/19/2014 12:55:33 PM
analytical and statistical insight into the Polyethylene Glycol market. The market analysis includes volume trends, value trends, price trends, key players, market breakup by region, market breakup by end-use industries, key success factors, key risk ...

Practical Guide to Polyethylene

AZOM - 9/14/2014 4:26:05 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 ...

Platts: Global Petrochemical Prices Fell 1% in August

TheSacramento Bee - 9/12/2014 11:02:10 AM
Propylene, the other olefin component in the PGPI, was down 2% in August, led by softening energy prices. Polyethylene, a polymer produced from ethylene, saw a price decline of 1% in August despite the slight increase in ethylene prices. Polypropylene ...

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 ...

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 ...

McGraw Hill Financial : Platts: Global Petrochemical Prices Fell 1% in August

4 Traders - 9/12/2014 11:23:38 AM
Propylene, the other olefin component in the PGPI, was down 2% in August, led by softening energy prices. Polyethylene, a polymer produced from ethylene, saw a price decline of 1% in August despite the slight increase in ethylene prices. Polypropylene ...

Global Polyethylene Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

Reuters - 3/26/2009 6:20:46 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 ...

Lost in translation? Why the US feedstock advantage might not mean lower prices for buyers of polyethylene

blogs.platts.com - 9/27/2013 3:41:14 PM
Well, improved availability of material of course, and more competition to sell that material, which in theory should result in lower prices for the buyer. “When is the cheap polyethylene coming?” is a question I was asked almost daily during two ...