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    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, April 17th, 2015
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    What are the main growth drivers for engineering plastics demand in the US?

    The demand for engineering plastics in the US is expected to rise 2.6% per year to 5.1 billion pounds in 2019, said the latest Freedonia report. The largest markets for engineering plastics will continue to be the More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, April 16th, 2015
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    Packaging association warns on polymer supply and prices

    The Packaging and Films Association (PAFA) has issued an industry-wide warning that the prices of raw materials could see a “significant increase” and “extremely tight supply” in as little as two months, More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
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    Russia and CIS plan several new PE projects

    Russia and the CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) are expected to see a good number of PE capacities within the upcoming years, according to ChemOrbis. The earliest start up is slated for September of this More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, April 13th, 2015
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    Asian ethylene prices climb up on shutdowns

    In Asia, spot ethylene prices have been recording significant increases on the back of tight supplies, owing to the plant shutdowns in the region, many of which began April and are expected to last until the June-July More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, April 10th, 2015
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    Higher styrene costs keep PS market strong in SEA

    Spot styrene prices in Asia were on a firming path over the week driven by ongoing shutdowns, according to ChemOrbis. Although energy prices are on a volatile path, the offline capacities for styrene and PS encouraged More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015
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    Explosion in Chinese PX plant firms up PET sentiment in Asia

    China’s Dragon Aromatics’ PX plant located in Gulei, Zhangzhou, Fujian province was hit by an explosion on April 6, causing a large fire, according to media reports. The incident reportedly happened in a pumping More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015
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    Local LDPE supply tightening in Russia

    According to ChemOrbis, players in Russia are reporting limited availability for LDPE in the first week of April, similar to the case across other PE markets in Europe. Supply constraints are seen lending support More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, April 6th, 2015
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    Locally held PP film supplies tight in Egypt

    In Egypt, PP players have been reporting tight PP supplies in the local market for some time while they highlight the fact that PP film supplies have been the shortest, according to ChemOrbis. The domestic producer More...

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    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, April 6th, 2015
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    Global reinforced plastics market growing at CAGR of 7.6% from 2013 to 2019

    The global reinforced plastics market stood at US$8.42 bln in 2012, expected to reach US$15.82 bln by the end of 2019, growing at a remarkable CAGR of 7.6% from 2013 to 2019, as per a report by Transparency Market More...