Burridge, Eaine
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p39
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the chemical purified terephthalic acid (PTA). PTA is primarily used in polyester production. Demand in Europe has improved this year compared to a dull 2005, after a strong first halt; sales strengthened again in the summer, although they are tailing off in quarter four. PTA prices closely follow paraxylene feedstock trends.


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