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TPC Group announces initial June butadiene contract in US

According to market sources, TPC Group announced an initial June butadiene contract in the US...

  • 24.05.2017

Sabic restarts butadiene unit

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

  • 18.05.2017

Taiwanese ABS posts new decreases for May in Turkey

Traders in Turkey have received lower prices from a Taiwanese ABS producer recently...

  • 15.05.2017

S Korea’s YNCC takes butadiene unit offline

Market sources reported that South Korea’s Yeochun Naphtha Cracking Center (YNCC) shut its butadiene unit at...

  • 11.05.2017

Evonik declares FM on butadiene from Belgium, Germany

According to market sources, Evonik declared force majeure on its butadiene production from Antwerp, Belgium and Marl, Germany on...

  • 10.05.2017

May benzene, butadiene contracts settle in US

According to market sources, May benzene and butadiene contracts have been settled in the US...

  • 02.05.2017

May butadiene contract settles in Europe

butadiene contract has been settled for May in Europe...

  • 27.04.2017

US producers continue to announce May butadiene contracts

According to market sources, more US producers announced their May butadiene contract prices...

  • 26.04.2017

Shell Chemicals announces initial May butadiene contract in US

According to market sources, Shell Chemicals announced an initial May butadiene contract in the US...

  • 24.04.2017

Turnarounds unable to lift styrene, butadiene markets in Asia

In Asia, spot styrene and butadiene markets continue to lose ground this week despite the...

  • 18.04.2017

May expectations vary in Europe’s PS market amid volatile styrene

Some sellers conceded to additional discounts on top of the initial decreases as...

  • 13.04.2017

Ineos resumes butadiene production in Germany

Market sources reported that Ineos resumed its butadiene production in Cologne, Germany on...

  • 10.04.2017

INEOS cuts April ABS prices to Europe

According to a press release on the company’s website, Ineos Styrolution applied decreases on its ABS prices valid as of April 1, 2017 following the steep falls in the styrene settlements. Market players argue that ...

  • 05.04.2017

April ABS prices from Far East Asia note sharp decreases in Turkey

Far East Asian ABS producers issued their new prices for April shipment cargos to Turkey. The recent announcements represented...

  • 03.04.2017

China’s Sinopec Yangzi takes cracker offline after fire

According to sources close to the company, China’s Sinopec Yangzi Petrochemical has taken its No 1 steam cracker at Nanjing offline on...

  • 31.03.2017

April butadiene contracts settle in US

April butadiene contracts have been settled in the US...

  • 29.03.2017

Will Europe’s record high ABS prices attract imports from Asia?

In Europe, increases of up to €170/ton were materialized on March ABS deals. Along with the gains recorded in March, Europe’s spot ABS prices hit all-time-highs, according to ChemOrbis Price Index. Players are now questioning whether there can be...

  • 28.03.2017

Turkey’s local PS markets see new lows on slack demand

In Turkey, the locally-held PS market has seen fresh lows this week since poor demand and rapid falls in the import market...

  • 24.03.2017

April butadiene contract settles in Europe

Butadiene contract has been settled for April in Europe

  • 24.03.2017

Will ABS tightness cushion impact of retreating costs in Europe?

March ABS deals started to be concluded with three digit hikes for the fourth consecutive month...

  • 21.03.2017

Gap between local HIPS and GPPS prices largest in one year in Turkey

In Turkey, the PS market witnessed downward revisions over the week as a result of lower styrene and butadiene costs in...

  • 20.03.2017

Taiwanese ABS natural breaks below $2000/ton in Turkey

In Turkey, a Taiwanese ABS producer issued $55/ton decreases on their list prices today following...

  • 20.03.2017

S Korea’s YNCC plans to take butadiene unit offline

Market sources reported that South Korea’s Yeochun Naphtha Cracking Center is planning to shut its butadiene unit at...

  • 17.03.2017

European PS, ABS markets unresponsive to falling costs

In Europe, PS and ABS markets continued to firm up further regardless of the recent falls in the upstream chain. Spot butadiene prices posted cumulative decreases of €...

  • 15.03.2017

Lower styrene, butadiene prices weigh down on Asian downstream markets

In Asia, spot styrene and butadiene prices have been following a declining trend for at least a month, dragged down by the weaker energy complex as well as the increased inventory levels, especially in...

  • 14.03.2017

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