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ABS , Asia Pacific , Price , China , SEA & India

China ABS prices move below SEA after 8 months
by Manolya Tufan
China’s import ABS market has been on a downward trajectory for four consecutive weeks due to reduced demand amid a year-end lull and falling styrene prices. Meanwhile, Southeast Asian markets have followed suit, albeit at a relatively slower pace...

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

Sentiment in Turkey’s PP, PE markets defies faltering in China
by Merve Madakbaşı
Polyolefin markets of Turkey are readying to end 2020 on a strong note. Notable hikes passed on December transactions amid intensifying logistic issues and healthy demand. Moreover, the sentiment for January retains its firmness despite a recent slackening in China...

Malaysia , Philippines , India , SEA & India , Thailand , Vietnam , Price , China , Indonesia , PP Homo , PP , Singapore

SE Asia import PP prices under pressure from China; price correction looming
by Merve Sezgün
Southeast Asia’s import PP markets had been on the upswing since early May if a three-week correction period in August is disregarded. Last week, prices stabilized at a more than two-year high amid signals that sentiment in China was faltering. Despite tight supply, a price correction is looming on the horizon considering the year-end lull and lackluster regional demand...

Price , China , PE , HDPE , LLDPE , LDPE

PE price correction continues in China; HDPE more prone to drops than others
by Pınar Polat
After retreating from their multi-year highs in mid-December, import PE prices in China have continued to follow a stable to softer trend recently. Waning demand amid a seasonal lull ahead of the year-end has weighed on Dalian futures, leading to further losses in spot prices...

Asia Pacific , Price , India , PVC

India PVC market continues to spike; K67 offers at/above $1500 CIF heard
by Abdul Hadhi
Barely a fortnight after a major Taiwanese producer hiked January offers by $70/ton to $1290/ton CIF India, fresh import offers into the country are being heard as high as $1530/ton on expectations of even stronger demand amid continued tight supply...

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