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WR Grace licenses PP process technology to Hyundai Chemical

Grace’s technology will be used to produce 250,000 tons/year of PP…

  • 19.06.2019

Korean producer cuts HDPE offers further to China, Vietnam

Demand remains disappointing amidst ongoing concerns about trade tensions...

  • 11.06.2019

UK and Korea sign joint statement for post-Brexit trade

The agreement will be subject to formal checks before being signed formally…

  • 11.06.2019

South Korea’s LG Chemical cuts ABS rates on poor margins

The company reduced the operating rates to 50% in Yeochon...

  • 07.06.2019

Will supply woes prompt further PVC price hikes in Asia?

Import PVC prices in India, China and Southeast Asia chased a stable trend during the last days of May as trading activity was limited. Players retreated to the sidelines after wrapping up their business for June with $10-30/ton hikes from May while initial expectations for July started to be voiced...

  • 30.05.2019

S. Korean, Taiwanese producers cut export PET offers further

The latest round of price cuts was attributed to lower upstream costs...

  • 28.05.2019

PET prices hit new lows in Asia, Europe and Mediterranean markets

PET prices have been declining globally since the second half of April amid disappointing demand and many major markets touched fresh lows as of the end of last week. China has been the primary driver of this bearish trend due to sharp declines in upstream values, as well as the dampened market sentiment amid the trade war with the US...

  • 28.05.2019

Korean producer issues June PS, ABS prices to Turkey

The latest offers represented visible drops from May…

  • 24.05.2019

Hyundai picks Univation as licensor for HDPE plant in Korea

The new plant will utilize a broad range of Univation’s product technology portfolio…

  • 21.05.2019

Korean PET prices see fresh round of declines

Price cuts have been attributed to weaker upstream costs along with...

  • 21.05.2019

South Korean producer reveals June PVC offers to India

New offers are higher when compared to May...

  • 15.05.2019

Export PET offers from S. Korea break below $1100 level

A Korean producer applied fresh decreases of $10-20/ton on its prices...

  • 14.05.2019

South Korea’s Hanwha declares force majeure on styrene

Force majeure has been declared because of ongoing labor strikes…

  • 13.05.2019

Export PET offers from S. Korea edge further down

Weak upstream markets and softer crude oil futures weighed on prices…

  • 08.05.2019

More producers announce May PX contracts to Asia

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

  • 26.04.2019

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

South Korean producer reveals May PVC offers to India

The producer’s new offer levels indicate a decrease compared to April...

  • 22.04.2019

Saudi Aramco to purchase stake in S. Korea's Hyundai Oilbank

The investment is valued at around $1.25 billion…

  • 16.04.2019

Korean PET offers lag behind the firming of Chinese PET

Export prices from Korea remain on a stable to softer track due to disappointing export demand...

  • 09.04.2019

South Korean producer reveals April PVC offers to India

New offers are notably down from March...

  • 20.03.2019

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

Asian PET markets trend higher on firmer costs, nearing high season

After witnessing short-lived losses in the midst of the disappointing post-Chinese New Year holiday demand, PET markets across Asia have mostly moved up this week on the back of firmer upstream costs and the approaching high season in the Northern Hemisphere...

  • 06.03.2019

Export PET offers from China soften, but outlook is firm

Prices witnessed slight reductions of $10/ton from last week...

  • 28.02.2019

Export PET offers from S. Korea see additional gains

South Korean producer lifted its export PET offers further when compared to pre-Chinese New Year holiday levels…

  • 13.02.2019

South Korea’s Lotte Chem reports lower profit for Q4

Earnings fell significantly due to the regular maintenance shutdowns…

  • 12.02.2019

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