TITLE

WHY IS THERE NO HDPE IN EUROPE?

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/16/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 62, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the shortage of high density polyethylene (HDPE) in Europe. Blow moulding grade is unusually tight and large buyers are struggling to find material. Prices have risen, hovering at €1,240 per tonne free delivered (FD) northwest Europe in early April 2007 according to International Chemical Information Services (ICIS) pricing, with sellers still looking to put through the €35 per tonne increase in third-quarter ethylene.
ACCESSION #
24857321

 

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