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PET Packaging Resin
23 August 2019 Issue Number 274
  • Paraxylene and PTA prices move lower in all regions as demand stay weak
  • India imposes anti-dumping duty on PTA imports from South Korea and Thailand
  • Ethylene moved up by €10/ton in Europe, 0.75 c/lb in US and $80/ton in Asia
  • MEG Europe ECP fall €35 to €635/ton. Lower spot values, but higher ethylene
  • MEG stable in the US, with high production, good demand and growing exports
  • PET packaging resin consumption in China remains high as customers build stocks

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Polyester & Intermediates
23 August 2019 Issue Number 472
  • Paraxylene and PTA prices move lower in all regions as demand and feedstocks stay weak
  • India imposes anti-dumping duty on PTA imports from South Korea and Thailand for five years
  • MEG stable in the US, with high production, good demand and growing exports
  • Market sentiment in China for polyester filament improves to some extent
  • Business sentiment in West Europe for polyester staple remains very weak
  • PET packaging resin consumption in China remains high as customers build stocks

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Caustic Soda
20 August 2019 Issue Number 468
  • US spot market remains quiet while contract prices roll over
  • BraUnipar runs at very low rate due to ethylene supply cuts from Dow
  • Brazil continues to import substantial volumes due to the Braskem outage
  • Concerns over low water levels on the Rhine due to a heatwave
  • Southeast Asian prices weak amid thin demand and ample supply
  • Chinese solid export prices stable-to-soft owing to weak demand

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