Bottle-grade PET predicts May rises

Ong, Chuan
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/16/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 62, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports that Asian export prices of bottle-grade polyethylene terephthalate (PET) are expected to rise in May 2007 on stronger demand and higher feedstock costs. Bottle-grade PET demand has been healthy, following the start of summer consumption in the northern hemisphere, according to a report. Some producers are confident that prices at $1,300 per tonne free on board (FOB) Asia for April 2007 shipments are achievable.


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