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LyondellBasell wins contract for new JV project in Algeria

The project includes a PDH unit in addition to a 550,000 tons/year PP plant...

  • 09.08.2019

Saudi major announces Aug PP, PE offers to Algeria

Prices indicated rollovers or slight decreases from last month...

  • 05.08.2019

July PP, PE offers announced in Algeria, Morocco

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

  • 08.07.2019

Turkey’s Ronesans and Algerian Sonatrach to form joint venture

The companies applied to the competition board on March 15…

  • 19.03.2019

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

Mid-Eastern producers announce March PP, PE offers to North Africa

Players reported moderate demand and comfortable supplies…

  • 06.03.2019

Sentiment fails to improve in Feb across Mid-Eastern and African PP, PE markets

A lackluster sentiment has been clouding the PP and PE markets in Africa and Middle East since the second half of 2018. Some hike attempts have surfaced in February; however, comfortable supplies and moderate-to-low demand yet again kept prices relatively stable...

  • 12.02.2019

Total and Sonatrach sign JV deal for new project in Algeria

The joint venture will be owned 51% by Sonatrach and the rest by Total…

  • 21.01.2019

A look back at Middle Eastern, African PP markets in 2018: Softening trend prevails on tepid demand

Middle Eastern and African PP markets started the year with strong pricing policies because of several shutdowns at the regional plants and then-high monomer and feedstock costs. However, the latter half of the year saw markets track the global downtrend amid poor macroeconomic conditions and political uncertainties...

  • 27.12.2018

Bearish trend pervades Mid-East and African PE markets in 2018

PE prices have tracked a downward trend for the most part of 2018 in the Middle East and Africa. Local and import markets have been falling for the last 8- 9 months in a row. ChemOrbis Price Indices currently represent the lowest levels of the past few years in many countries across these regions...

  • 13.12.2018

Saudi major applies decreases in global PE markets for December

The year-end lull in global PE markets coupled with falling upstream prices shaped the major producer’s pricing policy for this month. Accordingly, the producer came with visible price decreases across the board...

  • 07.12.2018

Mid-Eastern suppliers announce Dec PP, PE offers in Algeria

A Saudi major’s offers were down by $30-50/ton from November…

  • 06.12.2018

Saudi producers announce Nov PP, PE offers in Algeria

New prices suggested rollovers to decreases compared to last month…

  • 07.11.2018

Algeria’s Sonatrach to sign deal for new propylene unit in Turkey

The company expects to sign a final agreement for the Algerian-Turkish project by late 2018…

  • 08.10.2018

PE sustains soft path in October across Africa, Mid-East

Import PE prices in the markets of Africa and the Middle East surfaced with rollovers to drops for another month. October has been the 7th consecutive month that the market followed a similar trend...

  • 05.10.2018

Saudi producers reveal Oct PP, PE prices to Algeria and Tunisia

New offers indicate rollovers to decreases amid weak demand and comfortable supplies…

  • 04.10.2018

Saudi major revises Sept PP, PE offers down to Algeria

In Algeria, a trader reported that a Saudi major has downwardly revised its initial PP and PE offers for September...

  • 18.09.2018

African PP, PE markets on a weak note for 6 months

Initial PP and PE prices for September have mostly held stable or been subjected to some decreases in the African markets since the overall buying interest failed to improve particularly in the north after...

  • 11.09.2018

Saudi suppliers reveal September PP, PE offers to N. Africa

Players in North Africa report that they started receiving new PP and PE prices for September from Saudi suppliers with...

  • 07.09.2018

August PP, PE deals concluded lower in Algeria

According to a distributor in Algeria, a major Saudi producer applied decreases on its PE and PE offers compared to its initial...

  • 16.08.2018

PP, PE markets face stable to softer trend for the 5th month in a row in Mid-East, Africa

In the Middle East and Africa, most regional producers revealed their PP and PE offers for August with rollovers to decreases. According to ChemOrbis Price Indices, this is marked as the fifth consecutive month that both markets have been on...

  • 13.08.2018

Saudi suppliers reveal August PP, PE offers to N. Africa

In North Africa, a Saudi producer lowered its August offers to Morocco for LDPE film while...

  • 09.08.2018

Saudi major adopts similar pricing policy for Aug PP, PE in export markets

Players confirmed that a major Saudi producer adopted a similar pricing policy in its export markets for August after July’s divergent pricing policies. Accordingly, the producer...

  • 03.08.2018

Saudi major announces July PP, PE offers to N. Africa

Players in Algeria and Morocco reported receiving PP and PE prices from a Saudi major for July...

  • 16.07.2018

Stable to soft trend retained in July PP, PE offers to Mid-East, Africa

Players operating both in the Middle Eastern and African markets have received July PP and PE prices with mostly rollovers to decreases. Although some suppliers attempted for...

  • 10.07.2018

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