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Japan's Teijin starts up new resin compound plant in Thailand

The company also inaugurated a research and development facility…

  • 10.09.2019

Rosneft signs cooperation deal with Japanese government agency

The parties formed a joint committee for the development of strategic cooperation and implementation of new projects…

  • 06.09.2019

Japan's JX Nippon nominates Sept benzene contract in Asia

The new level stood $25/ton above the August settlement...

  • 28.08.2019

Moody’s slashes growth forecasts for Asian countries

Sharp slowdown in the global economy has been weighing on the region...

  • 26.08.2019

Export PET prices from China signal stabilization after 6 weeks of declines

Players in the Asian PET markets began exercising caution late last week, with several considering the possibility that the current downturn may be coming to an end after a six-week period of consecutive declines...

  • 20.08.2019

Japan's JX Nippon nominates August benzene contract in Asia

The nomination stood $55/ton above the settlement in July…

  • 29.07.2019

South Korea’s Hyundai Oilbank to expand PX capacity in Daesan

The capacity will increase to 1.36 million tons/year...

  • 11.07.2019

G20 to address marine plastic litter in upcoming meeting

Japanese Ministry of the Environment will co-organize the meeting addressing the issue…

  • 14.06.2019

Japanese producer reveals July PVC prices to Asia

New offers from Japan see monthly increases of $10-40/ton...

  • 12.06.2019

Tightness keeps PVC sentiment firm in Asia

PVC defies the softening in other polymers across Asia...

  • 05.06.2019

Japan's JX Nippon settles May benzene contract in Asia

The new settlement stood $45/ton above April...

  • 29.04.2019

More producers announce May PX contracts to Asia

The nominations stand $20-60/ton above the previous settlement…

  • 26.04.2019

Japan's JX Nippon nominates May benzene contract in Asia

The nomination stands $70/ton above the April settlement…

  • 24.04.2019

US to end sanction waivers for Iran oil imports

The waivers for sanctions will not be renewed once they expire on May 2…

  • 22.04.2019

Japan's JX Nippon nominates April benzene contract in Asia

The nomination has been slightly higher from the March settlement…

  • 27.03.2019

Asian PS markets touch 4-month high amid volatile styrene

In China and Southeast Asia, import PS prices have maintained their stable to slightly firmer trend which has been mostly in place since the markets hit a more than one-year low in around early December...

  • 18.03.2019

Japan’s Asahi Kasei reports lower financial results for Q3

Net income plunged by 47.5% amid a sharp slowdown in chemicals segment…

  • 07.02.2019

EU-Japan trade agreement comes into effect

The deal removes the vast majority of duties paid by the EU and Japanese companies…

  • 01.02.2019

Japan's JX Nippon nominates Feb benzene contract in Asia

The new level was $55/ton above January settlement…

  • 29.01.2019

JX Nippon and SK Global nominate Feb PX contracts in Asia

The new nominations stand at $1150-1180/tons…

  • 28.01.2019

Japan’s Taiyo Vinyl plans to shut PVC unit for maintenance

The 310,000 tons/year unit will remain offline for around a month…

  • 18.01.2019

Global producers form alliance to end plastic waste

The alliance aims to invest $1.5 million over the next five years…

  • 16.01.2019

Malaysia’s Toray plans to expand its ABS capacity

A 75,000 tons/year will be added to the company’s total ABS capacity...

  • 14.12.2018

China starts antidumping probe on PVC imports from four countries

Investigations into dumping of PVC from the US, Korea, Japan and Taiwan have started…

  • 01.10.2018

Japan's Idemitsu Kosan nominates October PX contract in Asia

The company’s latest contract price was up from September…

  • 28.09.2018

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