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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

June expectations surface in Mid-Eastern, African polyolefin markets

Polyolefin players in the Middle East and Africa started to voice their expectations for June on a mostly stable to softer note in the midst of opposite pressures coming from...

  • 25.05.2018

PE producers approach Middle East and Africa with decreases for May

Import May PE offers were revealed mostly with decreases ranging within a wide range in the Middle East and Africa in line with earlier expectations. Most players attributed producers’ lower pricing policies mainly to...

  • 04.05.2018

Import PP, PE offers for April revealed in Kenya, Tanzania

Import PP, PE offers from the Middle East started to be revealed in Kenya and Tanzania. Players reported receiving...

  • 11.04.2018

March PP, PE offers from Mid-East revealed in Kenya, Tanzania

Import PP, PE offers from the Middle East started to be revealed in Kenya and Tanzania with considerable hikes for March...

  • 09.03.2018

Upward trend gains momentum in Feb across Mid-East, Africa

In Africa and the Middle East, February PP and PE offers were revealed with increases based on...

  • 07.02.2018

Saudi producers reveal Feb PP, PE offers to Kenya, Tanzania

Import PP, PE offers from two Saudi producers started to be revealed in Kenya and Tanzania with immense hikes for February...

  • 05.02.2018

Tight supply prompts steep PE hikes from Saudi major in global markets

Global PE markets continued to move north for February while a Saudi Arabian major pioneered steep increases in major markets. The producer pointed to...

  • 02.02.2018

PP, PE markets head for second month of firming in Mid-East, Africa

In the Middle East and Africa, January PP and PE deals were mostly wrapped up with rollovers to some increases on the heels of the globally bullish trend and firming costs. As for February, players expect to receive new offers on...

  • 25.01.2018

Jan PP, PE offers from Mid-East revealed higher in Kenya, Tanzania

Import PP, PE offers from the Middle East continue to be revealed in Kenya following January hikes of $20-40/ton from two Saudi sources. Players in Tanzania also reported receiving January offers for...

  • 10.01.2018

Turkey extends safeguard measures on PET imports

According to a statement published in the Official Gazette on November 8, 2017 Turkey's Council of Ministers agreed to extend the existing safeguard measures on PET imports, which will expire...

  • 08.11.2017

Import PP, PE offers from Mid-East surface in Kenya, Tanzania for Nov

Import PP, PE offers from the Middle East started to surface for November in Kenya and Tanzania. Players reported receiving November offers from Saudi and Qatari sources with...

  • 02.11.2017

Import PP, PE offers from Mid-East surface in Kenya, Tanzania for Oct

Import PP, PE offers from the Middle East started to surface for October in Kenya and Tanzania. Players reported receiving October offers from...

  • 03.10.2017

Kenya bans plastic bags

According to media sources, Kenya’s ban on plastic bags will take effect on Monday, August 28, 2017...

  • 24.08.2017

Sellers in Africa stepped back from Aug offers for Saudi PP, PE

Several traders in Africa revised their PP and PE offers down for a Saudi major’s August cargoes after initial offers were revealed with rollovers for...

  • 23.08.2017

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