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  • 14.01.2019

Domestic PS, EPS prices unveiled for Jan in Turkey

The latest list prices from producers represented rollovers to drops compared to December...

  • 10.01.2019

PS producers’ January offers defy lower styrene in Europe

European PS suppliers approached their local markets with rollovers to slight increases regardless of the unexpected fall in the January styrene settlement. Adopting a similar pricing policy, one of the suppliers raised its export PS offers to the nearby Turkish market...

  • 10.01.2019

South Korean producer lifts PS, ABS offers to Indonesia

Higher styrene prices have encouraged sellers to adopt a firmer stance...

  • 08.01.2019

European PS, ABS prices unveiled for Jan in Turkey

The recent announcements shrugged off lower styrene and butadiene settlements in the region…

  • 08.01.2019

Vietnam Polystyrene to halt production for Chinese New Year holiday

The 50,000 tons/year PS unit will remain offline for around 10 days…

  • 04.01.2019

Turkish players evaluate the imposed anti-dumping duty on Iran PS

Turkey’s Ministry of Economy enacted an anti-dumping duty of 11.3% on PS imports originating from Iran. The duty entered into force on December 31, 2018. Players were not caught by surprise as expectations had already called for an extra duty of of 11-14% ...

  • 04.01.2019

LATEST NEWS: Turkey’s polymer imports up 2% on month, down 9% on year in Nov

According to ChemOrbis Import Statistics, Turkey’s total polymer imports gained 2% in November on a monthly basis to around 343,000 tons. However, they were down by 9% on a yearly basis...

  • 02.01.2019

BREAKING NEWS: Turkey imposes anti-dumping duty on Iranian PS

Imports of PS originating from Iran are now subject to an anti-dumping rate of 11.3%...

  • 02.01.2019

A look back at Asian PS markets in 2018: Styrene continues to play a key role

As 2018 edges to a close, Asia’s PS markets have mostly continued to follow the route of styrene prices. The state of demand along with the movements of crude oil futures remained as other determinant factors...

  • 26.12.2018

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  • 24.12.2018

EU parliament and council agree to ban single-use plastics

Single-use cutlery, cotton buds, straws and stirrers will be banned from 2021…

  • 19.12.2018

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  • 17.12.2018

European majors join forces for styrenics recycling

The new organization includes INEOS Styrolution, Total, Trinseo and Versalis (Eni)…

  • 11.12.2018

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  • 10.12.2018

Egypt’s E-Styrenics announces Dec GPPS offers

The latest offers suggested significant drops compared to November…

  • 07.12.2018

European PS, ABS offers for Dec follow feedstocks lower in Turkey

The latest prices partially reflected falling monomer contracts in the region...

  • 05.12.2018

Ineos Styrolution and Trinseo announce Dec PS, ABS offers in Europe

Major producers applied smaller drops than the styrene decrease for another month…

  • 04.12.2018

S. Korean producer applies hefty PS, ABS drops to Turkey

The supplier revealed three-digit declines for December…

  • 03.12.2018

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  • 03.12.2018

Stronger USD has limited impact on Turkey’s polymer imports in Jan-Oct

Data from ChemOrbis Import Statistics reveal that Turkey’s cumulative polymer imports in the first ten months of 2018 reached around four million tons. The currency effect lingered on in October, yet it has had a limited impact on the overall import figures as data indicate...

  • 03.12.2018

LATEST NEWS: Turkey’s October polymer imports shrink 37% on year

Volumes edged up for most products when compared to September, however…

  • 30.11.2018

Indian PS producer issues significant Dec drops to Turkey

Fresh offers reflected two-and-a-half year low spot styrene prices in Asia…

  • 28.11.2018

PS, ABS sellers cut offers further in China, SEA on lower costs

Weaker upstream prices and slumping crude oil futures pulled offers further down...

  • 27.11.2018

Taiwanese Kaofu runs HIPS line at 70% after restart

The 50,000 tons/year line was shut in early October…

  • 22.11.2018

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