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

SE Asian PP lifted by supportive supply-demand fundamentals
by Shibu Itty Kuttickal
The PP markets in Southeast Asia are on the mend as suppliers have adopted a firmer stance on their prices amid higher costs, tighter availability as a result of scarce import arrivals, and most importantly, signs of a demand recovery...

Price , Europe , Northwest Europe , PVC , Italy

European PVC loses premium over global markets; Oct calls for hikes
by Manolya Tufan
European PVC markets lagged behind the firming in other major markets, some of which have broken their previous peaks amid acute tightness. Even though prices hit fresh highs, Europe’s premium over global markets has either evaporated or narrowed due to more abrupt gains elsewhere...

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

Turkey’s PP, PE markets head for Oct hikes on freight pressure
by Merve Madakbaşı
Polyolefin prices in Turkey have maintained their up-run as the end of September rapidly approaches. Shipping bottlenecks have been the primary driver of the upward trend, while end markets have been mostly subdued. Still, October calls for renewed increases under upward pressure from surging freight rates worldwide...

Price , China , PVC , Production News

China’s PVC supplies tighten amid energy caps, fueling the uprun
by Merve Sezgün
Players in China’s PVC markets report that domestic supplies have started to tighten due to the country’s energy consumption curbs which have reduced both coal-generated and ethylene-based PVC production and contributed to the recent uprun in prices...

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

Polymer demand cautiously recovers in SE Asia amid hopes over easing restrictions
by Pınar Polat
Southeast Asia has been one of the most vulnerable regions in the world to the Delta variant of Covid-19. After consecutive rounds of lockdowns amid slow vaccination rates and the public fatigue of restrictions, regional nations are nowadays aiming to balance the control of the virus and the battle with Covid's economic fallout...

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