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PP Copolymer , HDPE , LLDPE , Egypt , LDPE , Price , PE , PP Homo , PP

Will Egypt's PP, PE markets extend declines to June?
by Başak Ceylan
In Egypt, the Middle Eastern suppliers downwardly adjusted their initial PP and PE prices for May, citing thin demand that continued to keep buyers at bay. The declines, which came ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, raised expectations among players that further price cuts could be available by June...

Malaysia , ABS , HIPS , India , Styrene , Price , GPPS , China , Singapore , Philippines , SEA & India , Thailand , Vietnam , Indonesia , PS

PS, ABS prices propelled by firmer styrene in Asia
by Pınar Polat
In Asia, PS prices headed north with support from rising spot styrene prices while ABS prices extended their gains into the second week. The earlier gains in crude oil futures as well as the ongoing supply tightness have also contributed to these recent gains...

Malaysia , India , HDPE , Price , China , PE , Singapore , Philippines , PP Copolymer , SEA & India , Thailand , LLDPE , LDPE , Vietnam , Indonesia , PP Homo , PP

PP, PE sellers divert cargoes to China instead of COVID-hit India, SEA
by Merve Sezgün
Players in China’s import PP and PE markets have started to receive an increasing number of offers for diverted cargoes from India and Southeast Asia, where the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage...

Price , Europe , Northwest Europe , PVC , Italy , SPVC

European PVC market defies global softening trend in May
by Manolya Tufan
Europe’s spot PVC markets preserved their longest rising streak ever in May, pushing prices to fresh record highs. Defying the global softening trend, Europe continued to move north on the back of intensifying tightness and robust demand...

Algeria , Kenya , Africa , Price , PE , Nigeria , Morocco , PP

African PP, PE markets down as demand weakens further in May
by Başak Ceylan
In African polyolefin markets, the uptrend that began in the latter half of last year ended as May PP and PE offers emerged with drops as compared to the previously available levels in April. The drops were not unexpected as some regional markets saw initial hike targets slip on heightened competition in late mid-to-late April...

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