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Ineos to acquire Dong Energy’s oil, gas business

ccording to Reuters, Danish utility and offshore wind farm developer DONG Energy agreed to sell its oil and gas business to the petrochemical company Ineos...

  • 25.05.2017

Russia outpaces Saudi Arabia as China’s major oil supplier for 2nd month

According to media reports, Russia outpaced Saudi Arabia and became China’s top oil supplier in April for the second month in a row on the back of...

  • 25.05.2017

July Brent crude fell 19 cents to $53.96/bbl Wednesday

July Brent crude fell 19 cents to $53.96/bbl Wednesday...

  • 25.05.2017

Ineos Nitriles to shut ACN plant in Germany

According to market sources, Ineos Nitriles is planning to shut its ACN plant in Cologne, Germany in...

  • 24.05.2017

July Brent crude rose 28 cents to $54.15/bbl Tuesday

July Brent crude rose 28 cents to $54.15/bbl Tuesday...

  • 24.05.2017

European PET players eye firming trend in Asia

European PET players are nowadays closely monitoring the developments in Asian PET markets, which have been displaying a rebound since last week on the back of firmer upstream and energy markets. European players wonder as to whether...

  • 24.05.2017

Ercros to complete PVC capacity expansion in June

According to market sources, European PVC producer Ercros will complete its PVC capacity expansion in June...

  • 23.05.2017

Third May PX contract settles in Europe

Market sources reported that a third May PX contract settled in Europe at €...

  • 23.05.2017

July Brent crude rose 26 cents to $53.87/bbl Monday

July Brent crude rose 26 cents to $53.87/bbl Monday...

  • 23.05.2017

Has downward trend come to an end for PS in Asia and Europe?

In Asia and Europe, PS prices have followed a downward trend since around mid-February and early March due to lower costs combined with weak demand. However, the recent gains in crude oil markets and, in return, in styrene markets...

  • 23.05.2017

Local PP, PE prices in Europe see new lows ahead of June

Spot local PE and PP prices in Europe have recently broken below new thresholds due to the emergence of competitive import origins and the recent price cuts from European sellers in response to sluggish demand. Furthermore, sellers are trying to...

  • 22.05.2017

July Brent crude rose $1.10 to $53.61/bbl Friday

July Brent crude rose $1.10 to $53.61/bbl Friday...

  • 22.05.2017

July Brent crude rose 30 cents to $52.51/bbl Thursday

ICE July Brent crude was up 30 cents to settle at $52.51/barrel on Thursday.

  • 19.05.2017

June hints at renewed drops in European PP, PE markets

Players in the European polyolefin markets have been wrapping up their May business with decreases of €20-50/ton. Expectations are now calling for further decreases for June, which keeps activity...

  • 19.05.2017

Sabic restarts butadiene unit

Market sources reported that Sabic restarted its butadiene unit in...

  • 18.05.2017

Lotte Chemical to shut PET plant in the UK

According to market sources, Lotte Chemical will shut its No 2 PET plant in Wilton, the UK due to...

  • 18.05.2017

Eurozone March construction output down on month, up on year

According to the data from Eurostat, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector in the eurozone fell by...

  • 18.05.2017

Ineos Styrolution shuts ABS plant in Antwerp

According to a source close to the company, Styrolution has suspended its ABS production from Antwerp...

  • 18.05.2017

July Brent crude rose 56 cents to $52.21/bbl Wednesday

July Brent crude rose 56 cents to $52.21/bbl Wednesday...

  • 18.05.2017

EU car registrations fall in April

According to ACEA (European Automobile Manufacturers Association), new car registrations in Europe posted a decrease of...

  • 17.05.2017

July Brent crude fell 17 cents to $51.65/bbl Tuesday

July Brent crude fell 17 cents to $51.65/bbl Tuesday...

  • 17.05.2017

Eurozone March industrial output down on month, up on year

According to data from Eurostat, industrial output in the Eurozone decreased by...

  • 16.05.2017

Saudi Arabia, Russia agree on extending oil cut until March 2018

According to media reports, Saudi Arabia and Russia announced on May 15 that they agreed on extending the oil cut deal for nine more months until March 2018. However...

  • 16.05.2017

July Brent crude rose 98 cents to $51.82/bbl Monday

July Brent crude rose 98 cents to $51.82/bbl Monday

  • 16.05.2017

Discounts on PP, PE deals fail to boost demand in Europe

In Europe, deals are being concluded with decreases both in the PP and PE markets despite the stable outcome of the monomer contracts. Although trading activities have slightly rebounded compared to April...

  • 15.05.2017

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