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Europe , PET , SEA & India , PET Bottle , Price , China , Italy , Germany

PET bottle markets follow opposite paths in Europe and Asia
by Merve Madakbaşı
Spot PET bottle prices in Europe have been on a firm footing since H2 June, with markets of Italy and Northwest Europe opening July with a new series of increases. The case in China, however, was the opposite as offers turned softer in mid-June which also weighed on Southeast Asia...

Price , China , PE , HDPE , LLDPE , LDPE

China HDPE market’s premium over LLDPE hits highest in a year
by Merve Sezgün
PE prices in China extended their gains into the eighth consecutive week, already having come back to the levels seen before the downturn kicked off in early February due to the severe impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the uptrend, HDPE film has seen larger gains than LDPE and LLDPE given some particular reasons...

Price , India , SEA & India , PVC

Indian PVC players expect bullish trend to taper off for August
by Abdul Hadhi
After sharp increases in PVC offers for June and July, the Indian market is less exuberant about August offers due to the monsoon effect and fears over another wave of COVID-19 infections...

PP Copolymer , HDPE , LLDPE , LDPE , Price , PE , PP Homo , Saudi Arabia , PP

Local PP, PE offers for July track global uptrend in Saudi Arabia
by Başak Ceylan
Saudi Arabia’s domestic PP and PE markets started off July with increased offers. This has been largely supported by a rising trend in global markets, which came amid a gradual return to normal after months of strict restrictions...

ABS , Europe , HIPS , Northwest Europe , Price , GPPS , EPS , PS , Italy

Initial ABS prices for July see larger increases than PS in Europe
by Manolya Tufan
July offers started to surface with increases in the PS and ABS markets after monthly contract settlements were agreed higher. This has been the second straight month of increases in Europe’s styrenics markets. Meanwhile, initial ABS offers were revealed with larger increases than PS amid a lack of import supplies...

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