Sixth PVC conference meets in Amsterdam
- PVC China selling ideas rise after import duties are imposed. // Asian Chemical News;5/19/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 402, p31
Reports that polyvinyl chloride (PVC) selling ideas in China rose in May 2003. Reason behind the rise; Impact of the severe acute respiratory syndrome on PVC industry; Clarification from Chinese PVC producers about operating rates.
- Producers expect strong Q1 for PVC. Viswanathan, Prema // Asian Chemical News;1/13/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 385, p27
Reports on the strong 2003 first quarter for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) prices projected by producers in Asia. Expected increase in PVC prices; Reason that Japanese producers and traders dismissed skepticism over whether the buoyancy could be sustained in a longer term; Top Asian countries that...
- Supply is central to talks. // ICIS Chemical Business;10/29/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 16, p28
The article offers news briefs related to the petroleum chemical industry. Crude prices rose by more than a dollar recently, taking Brent crude on London, England's ICE Futures above $86.00/bbl for the first time. U.S. chlorine output has dropped in September and may continue to fall for several...
- PRII revives PVC project in Bataan. Tan, Clara // Asian Chemical News;2/23/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 434, p21
Reports on the plan of the Philippines Resins Industries Inc. to revive a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant in Bataan, Philippines in February 2004. Capacity of the plant; Reason for the delay in the redevelopment of the plant; Source of vinyl chloride monomer feedstock for the PVC plant.
- Debate over PVC suitability unfolds. Cozier, Muriel // European Chemical News;6/14/2004, Vol. 80 Issue 2104, p28
Provides information on the findings of a European Commission report on polyvinyl chloride (PVC) lifecycle assessment. Reaction of the European PVC industry to the report; Complexity of the findings; Highlights of the report.
- Polyvinyl chloride. Kirschner, Mark // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;9/11/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 9, p37
The article assesses the market for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) products. An overview of the demand for polyvinyl from 2004 to 2009 is considered. The prices for the products for the 2000-2005 period are highlighted. The usages of PVC homopolymers are described. A forecast on the growth of the...
- Ethylene Dichloride. Kirschner, Mark // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;9/18/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 10, p47
The article offers a look at the state of the ethylene dichloride market as of September 2006. A 2.8 percent growth is expected per year through 2009. The current price of ethylene dichloride is 12.5 to 13 cents per pound. Consumption of ethylene dichloride is expected to remain dependent upon...
- PVC Expansion Project Launched in Zhuzhou. // China Chemical Reporter;4/16/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p12
The article reports that the ceremony for launching the 200000 t/a PVC expansion project was held in Zhuzhou Chemical Industry Group Co. in Hunan Province on March 27, 2005. After the completion of the project, the PVC capacity in the company will reach 300000 t/a and the sales revenue will be...
- Downstream Report: PVC producers seek increases. // Chemical Market Reporter;9/26/2005, Vol. 268 Issue 10, p20
Reports that polyvinyl chloride producers are dealing with raw material price increases in the U.S. Consideration of high energy costs as the main factor of such price increase; Announcement of an increase of polyvinyl chloride in September; Indication that demand has picked up significantly as...