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Global polymer markets face soaring freights amid pent-up demand
by Merve Madakbaşı
Cost of shipping goods have rallied worldwide and lent support to rising polymer markets across the board. The main driver behind surging freight rates is a lack of containers and vessels particularly in Asia...

Malaysia , India , HDPE , China , PE , Singapore , Philippines , PP Copolymer , Customs regulations , South Korea , SEA & India , Thailand , LLDPE , LDPE , Japan , Asia Pacific , Vietnam , Indonesia , PP Homo , PP

RCEP to boost Asia-Pacific polymer trade; will global PP, PE trade flows change?
by Merve Sezgün
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) free-trade agreement (FTA) was signed over the weekend by China, South Korea, Japan, New Zealand, Australia and all ten members of ASEAN...

Price , China , India , SEA & India , PVC

PVC sellers’ India pricing strategy may differ from other Asian markets
by Abdul Hadhi
The PVC price trend in Asia may start to diverge going into December and the first quarter of 2021 as demand patterns vary between India, China and Southeast Asia...

SEA & India , HDPE , USA , LLDPE , Price , China , PE

More US PE offers find way to China, SE Asia; yet allocations still limited
by Abdul Hadhi
As a lengthy and devastating hurricane season tails off, more US PE cargoes are being offered into China and Southeast Asia. While US PE export allocations have been heard to be increasing as more plants restart, the amount to Asia appears to be still limited...

Price , Europe , Northwest Europe , PVC , Italy

European PVC market hits 2-year high on tightness
by Manolya Tufan
The bullish trend in European PVC markets entered its 6th month with tightness-driven hikes pushing spot prices to their highest levels in 2 years. Global firming for PVC and unusual seasonal patterns also supported sellers in their quest for hikes...

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