Buyers prepare for April hikes

April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p36
Trade Publication
This article comments on the market trends in petrochemicals. Linear low density polyethylene availability has been tight because of production problems and less material coming in from the Middle East. Low density polyethylene demand has been strong, with low industry stocks. Polypropylene producers observed the hike in feedstock propylene, which rose by €30/tonne to €850/tonne, and announced price increases.


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