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Import PET below $1000 threshold re-emerges in Turkey

A cumulative decrease of 4% on average is observed in two weeks…

  • 19.07.2019

Firmer price talks persist for PP despite unresponsive demand in Turkey

The market edged up on the low ends for the second straight week...

  • 19.07.2019

Turkey’s PE market mostly stabilizes except for HDPE

HDPE grades are still influenced by small purchasing volumes and comfortable supplies...

  • 19.07.2019

Turkey’s PE market stuck between weak fundamentals and up pressure from China

Turkey’s import PE market seems to have mostly stabilized for LDPE and LLDPE as the second half of July has kicked off, although HDPE remains under pressure from slack buying interest...

  • 19.07.2019

Turkey’s home sales plunge almost 50% in June

61,355 units were sold compared to 119,413 in June 2018…

  • 17.07.2019

Turkey’s retail sales up on month, down on year in May

Retail sales volume slightly increased by 0.3% compared with the previous month…

  • 17.07.2019

Turkey’s May industrial output up on month, down on year

The index decreased by 1.3% year-on-year...

  • 12.07.2019

SASA provides updates on proposed PTA-MEG facility in Turkey

Environmental report for SASA’s new plant will be completed in three months…

  • 11.07.2019

Turkey’s plastic raw materials production slumps in Q1 2019

The production decreased by 36% in quantity and by 40% in value....

  • 11.07.2019

Import PET records fresh gains in Turkey

Prices draw near to the $1050/ton CIF threshold later in the week…

  • 05.07.2019

SOCAR signs contract with GTC for new aromatics plant in Turkey

GTC’s technology will also be used at a new PTA plant in the same location...

  • 05.07.2019

Local PET producer issues hikes after 4 months in Turkey

The producer raised offers for the first time since March…

  • 05.07.2019

Turkey’s PP market on par with China, LLDPE and HDPE trade at discount

Import PP and PE prices have retained their downtrend in Turkey as July kicked off with mostly lower price announcements when compared to June. Nonetheless, an increasing number of players opined that prices may start to stabilize based on the firming in China...

  • 05.07.2019

Turkey’s import PP market trades at par with China

The opposite paths in the two markets erased the traditional premium…

  • 04.07.2019

Turkey’s May vehicle registrations up on month, down on year

57,757 road motor vehicles were registered, compared with 54,322 in April…

  • 04.07.2019

Turkey’s May PE imports increase except for HDPE

Lackluster demand for pipe and film grades pulled import volumes down for HDPE...

  • 03.07.2019

May PP imports climb on month and year in Turkey

Top suppliers were unchanged for both homo-PP and PP block copolymer…

  • 03.07.2019

Turkey’s May PVC imports down 9% on year

Yet, imports of American PVC were the highest since March 2018…

  • 03.07.2019

Imports of PS, ABS rise in May, EPS slumps in Turkey

Imports of EPS plunged by 45% on year amid weak construction sector…

  • 03.07.2019

European PS, ABS prices unveiled for July in Turkey

Prices posted new drops albeit in more modest amounts than in June...

  • 02.07.2019

Petkim’s ops normal after tanker catches fire near complex

Explosion and fire on board of an Italian tanker killed one and injured 16 in Izmir, Turkey…

  • 02.07.2019

Turkey R-PET Flake Update for June

Prices were under a stiff pressure from falling PET bottle prices throughout last month....

  • 02.07.2019

PET prices in Turkey and Egypt recover from two-year lows

PET prices in the Mediterranean markets, such as Turkey and Egypt, ended the month with gains of around 5% from the two-year lows seen in May. Data from the ChemOrbis Price Wizard show that both markets moved back above $1000/ton threshold by the start of last week...

  • 02.07.2019

Turkey’s manufacturing growth hits 11-month high in June

The latest PMI reading was up by 2.6% from the previous month...

  • 01.07.2019

Turkey’s PP markets hit multi-year lows as June ends

Both import and local homo-PP raffia markets are currently at a 2-year low...

  • 28.06.2019

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