ABS prices shadow feedstock trends

Weatherlake, Samuel
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/5/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 56, p33
Trade Publication
The article reports that the acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) market in Europe is becoming increasingly influenced by feedstock trends at a time of greater volatility in styrene prices. The author said that styrene spot prices resumed the uptrend since the summer of 2006, with European producers citing feedstock costs as the most important factor in determining ABS prices.


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