Sabic pushes up PE/PP on high costs

Gibson, Jane
August 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;8/28/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 32, p32
Trade Publication
The article reports on an increase in prices of polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) in the Middle East. It is said that consumers are expected to be reluctant in accepting the increases. Among the factors that contributed to the rise are the political tensions in the region over the continuing nuclear issue between Iran and the United Nations and the limited availability of PE and PP in the Middle East polymer market.


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