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

January trend takes shape in Egypt’s PP, PE markets
by Başak Ceylan
In Egypt, polyolefin markets made a strong start to 2021. Middle Eastern and US suppliers started to approach the markets with increased offers, as largely expected, amid tight allocations. Meanwhile, local producers tracked the gains in import market levels for January...
05-01-2021


ABS , Import/Export Statistics , PET , PVC , Turkey , PE , EPS , PS , PP

Stats: Turkey’s 2020 polymer imports set to beat the 2017 record
by Merve Madakbaşı
According to ChemOrbis Import Statistics, Turkey’s overall polymer imports surged 10% in November compared to the same month of 2019. Looking at cumulative imports January-November, the volume is readying to surpass 5 million tons for the whole year...
04-01-2021


Price , China , PE , SEA & India , PP

China PP, PE markets close 2020 on a soft note; SE Asia feels pressure
by Merve Sezgün
In China’s import PP and PE markets, the upward trend that started in April and continued for almost seven months came to a stop in early December. Successive price corrections have appeared since the markets stabilized at their multi-year highs...
31-12-2020


Import/Export Statistics , China , PE

Stats: China’s total PE imports down for 2nd month in November
by Pınar Polat
Data from ChemOrbis Import Statistics indicate that China’s cumulative PE imports in November were down nearly by 6% on a month over month comparison to reach around 1.6 million tons...
30-12-2020


Price , PET , Egypt

Egypt PET markets poised to end the year on a strong note
by Başak Ceylan
With less than a week left until the New Year, the uptrend that started around early November remains intact in Egypt’s PET markets. Supported by higher freight rates and healthier demand in export markets, import prices are poised to end the year on a strong note...
29-12-2020


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Plastics News consists of articles about maintenance, plant shutdowns, turnarounds and new capacities as well as global plastics news, current resin prices (prices including HDPE prices, LDPE prices, LLDPE prices), Polypropylene prices (PP prices), Polyvinyl Chloride prices (PVC prices), Polystyrene prices (PS prices) and monomer prices, market trends, supply-demand changes as well as import-export statistics.

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