Polypropylene (PP) prices continue to climb in Asia

PP Prices

Polypropylene (PP) prices in this week gained in Asia. A rise in upstream naphtha costs coupled with firmer propylene feedstock numbers and a lift in buying sentiments in the region, prompted sellers to steer their offer prices higher. CFR Far East Asia prices of PP raffia and PP injection were assessed up at the USD 995/mt levels, a surge of USD 35/mt More...

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