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    PP price
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015
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    Import PP nearing $1000/ton threshold across Asia

    Import PP prices have been on a steady downturn in China and Southeast Asia since mid-April, according to ChemOrbis Price Index, with rising supplies and retreating costs acting as the major drivers of these ongoing More...

    PVC price
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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    Lower costs keep September PVC expectations weak in India

    Players in India are voicing their expectations of seeing more competitive PVC prices in the days to come as per ChemOrbis. This is mainly justified by falling production costs while the general demand status also More...

    Plastic Prices
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
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    Ethylene prices follow opposite directions in Asia and Europe

    Spot ethylene markets tracked opposite directions in Asia and Europe during this past week. When looking at the spot prices on ChemOrbis Price Wizard, Asian spot ethylene prices indicate the lowest levels seen since More...

    Plastics news
    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, August 10th, 2015
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    European PS market records further decreases

    In Europe, the PS market continued with its decreasing trend during last week as per the pricing service of ChemOrbis. However, the decrease amounts were smaller compared to those in July since the August styrene More...

    Plastic Prices
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, August 7th, 2015
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    Mid-Eastern PE producers step back on stiff resistance from Turkish buyers

    New PE offers from the Middle East were revealed with monthly decreases in Turkey last week while initial price levels failed to see acceptance from buyers as per ChemOrbis. Several converters found the price reductions More...

    PE price
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015
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    Italy’s PE market tracks downward trend in August

    According to ChemOrbis, initial PE prices are emerging with decreases for August in Italy in line with the lower sell ideas reported at the end of last week. Retreating feedstock costs were cited as the main factor More...

    Plastics news
    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, August 3rd, 2015
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    European PET market portrays a bearish month in August

    In Europe, although the upstream PX and MEG contracts for August have yet to settle, PET players have already started to paint a bearish panorama, according to ChemOrbis. July PX and MEG contracts had settled with More...

    Plastic Prices
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
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    China’s polymer imports up in 1H except for homo PP, PS

    Along with the reveal of the June import statistics, China’s overall imports for polymers posted a decrease for three consecutive months following a record high in March. This has been the first time China saw More...

    pp price
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, July 24th, 2015
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    Bearish PP outlook persists for August in China

    The PP market has been on a bearish trend since the middle of May in China, according to ChemOrbis. Players in the country voice their expectations for a new round of price cuts for August due to a number of reasons More...