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SCE Chemicals to build new chlor-alkali plant in Morocco

The company selected Nuberg as the EPC lump sum contractor for its new chlor-alkali plant…

  • 10.07.2019

Nigeria signs continental free trade agreement

This leaves Eritrea as the only African country not to be part of the continental free trade…

  • 09.07.2019

Mid-Eastern producers announce July PP, PE prices to Egypt

New prices indicate notable decreases when compared to June…

  • 09.07.2019

July PP, PE offers announced in Algeria, Morocco

A major Saudi producer opted for a steady-to-soft pricing policy…

  • 08.07.2019

Egypt cuts subsidies for fuel

The decision raises domestic fuel prices by between 16% and 30%...

  • 05.07.2019

Bearish trend persists in July for PP, PE in Mid-East, Africa

PP and PE suppliers have approached the Middle-East and Africa markets mostly with decreases for July, although there were also rollovers in fits and starts, as was the case in June. Players have mostly blamed thin buying interest for the ongoing decreases across regional markets...

  • 04.07.2019

Egypt’s ETHYDCO announces July PE prices to local market

The producer issued decreases on the month…

  • 03.07.2019

Import and local PP, PE prices for June announced in Nigeria, Kenya

Nigerian ELEME’s offers were unchanged while a Saudi major cut offers to Kenya…

  • 12.06.2019

Continental free trade agreement comes into force in Africa

The agreement aims to boost intra-African trade and the continent’s position in the global trading market…

  • 30.05.2019

Egyptian pound at highest against US dollar in 2 years

The local currency gained strength as the completion of Egypt’s agreement with the IMF nears…

  • 30.05.2019

Tourists to Tanzania banned from taking any plastic bag

A total ban on the use of plastic bags is set to take effect on June 1…

  • 29.05.2019

BREAKING NEWS: Egyptian ministry shuts E-Styrenics plant permanently

The company stopped production altogether at its plant in Alexandria, Egypt…

  • 13.05.2019

May PP, PE offers to Mid-East, Africa remain stable to firm

PP and PE suppliers have maintained their firm stance for May and approached the Middle-East and Africa with rollovers to slight gains. However, players were skeptical about the workability of these hikes, pointing to limited demand...

  • 08.05.2019

Import and local PP, PE prices for May announced in Nigeria, Kenya

ELEME’s new offers saw increases ranging between NGN10,000/ton to NGN15,000/ton…

  • 02.05.2019

Egypt’s EPC, TCI Sanmar reveal H2 April PVC offers

Both producers chose to keep their offers steady for the second half…

  • 17.04.2019

Egypt's TCI Sanmar reveals H1 April PVC offers

The producer cut offers by EGP200/ton ($12/ton)…

  • 04.04.2019

April PE prices cautiously up in Mid-East, Africa; PP firms for 2nd month

Middle Eastern and African PE markets have leaned towards a steady-to-firm trend in April. PE prices followed divergent paths back in March after having been on a steady to soft note during the first two months of the year. PP markets are relatively stronger, meanwhile, as monthly hikes have somewhat gained momentum across the two regions...

  • 02.04.2019

Carbon Holdings delays construction start for Tahrir petchem project

The construction works are planned to start by the beginning of 2020…

  • 25.03.2019

March PE prices take split paths in Africa, Mid-East

In the Middle East, March PE offers from the regional suppliers emerged with rollovers to increases amid higher energy and upstream costs. However, rising costs have failed filter through the March prices in African PE markets, where prices remained stable or decreased from February...

  • 19.03.2019

Egypt's TCI Sanmar reveals H2 March PVC offers

Prices were steady from the previous half…

  • 18.03.2019

Egyptian pound appreciates against US dollar

The USD has decreased by more than 3% against the EGP since January…

  • 14.03.2019

Import and local PP, PE prices for March announced in Nigeria, Kenya

ELEME rolled over PE prices and increased PP offers by NGN10,000-11,000/ton…

  • 04.03.2019

Egypt's TCI Sanmar reveals H2 February PVC offers

The producer hiked offers by EGP200/ton…

  • 18.02.2019

Thai Indorama acquires packaging business in Nigeria

The transaction is expected to be completed within this quarter…

  • 08.02.2019

Egypt's TCI Sanmar reveals H1 February PVC offers

The local producer held prices unchanged from their latest levels…

  • 07.02.2019

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