NEW YEAR, NEW-FOUND OPTIMISM
- Supply Pressures Continue for Global Oleochemicals Market. de Guzman, Doris // Chemical Market Reporter;1/24/2005, Vol. 267 Issue 4, p16
Reports that the global supply of fatty acids and glycerine continues to outpace demand, dampening overall oleochemicals margins. Slight relief from improved pricing for fatty acids and fatty alcohols; Outcropping of new capacities in Asia Pacific; Continued excess glycerine output from...
- Chemical Profile. // Chemical Market Reporter;2/10/2003, Vol. 263 Issue 6, p23
Reports the marketing performance in the chemical industry. Price specification; Demands and supply; Strengths and weaknesses.
- Cumene. Burridge, Elaine // European Chemical News;8/4/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2064, p14
Provides information on cumene. Supply and demand of cumene in Europe; Combination of catalytic reaction with distillation in a single column using heat from the exothermic reaction in the distillation; Overview of cumene contract prices in the U.S.
- Phenol. // European Chemical News;8/18/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2065, p15
Presents information on the phenol sector of the European chemical industry. Uses; Supply and demand; Prices; Market outlook.
- Paraxylene Q4 numbers dip on oversupply. Todd, Martin // European Chemical News;10/27/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2074, p10
Reports on the decline in spot and contract prices of paraxylene (PX) in the fourth quarter of 2003. Trend in spot and contract prices of PX; Market condition of the chemical; Concerns raised by producers on demand and supply dynamics of PX.
- ORTHO-XYLENE. // Chemical Week;7/23/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 26, p39
Provides information on ortho-xylene products, as of July 2003. Prices of ortho-xylene in U.S., Europe and Asia/Pacific; Global demand for ortho-xylene; Expectations on its market margins.
- MARKETS PLUS: CHEMICAL COMMODITIES MONTHLY. // Chemical Market Reporter;6/23/2003, Vol. 263 Issue 25, p24
Presents information related to pricing, supply and demand of chemical commodities as of June 23, 2003. Price of butadiene; Implications of the weak demand for cumene; Price of ethylene.
- Paraxylene August 9-16, 2004. // Chemical Market Reporter;8/9/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 5, p31
Provides information on the chemical, paraxylene. Producers in the United States; Demand in 2002 and forecast for 2007; Price trends; Applications or uses.
- Styrene supply to tighten. Viswanathan, Prema // Asian Chemical News;3/1/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 435, p24
Reports on the expected tight supply of styrene in Asia until June 2004. Plan of northeast Asian styrene producers for their plants; Factors that would hold the upward pressure on styrene prices; Prices of styrene per ton.