TITLE

RISING COSTS PUSH UP ASIAN NUMBERS

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/4/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 69, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on chemical prices in Asia. Asian polyethylene (PE) prices rose $20 to $30 per ton. High density polyethylene (HDPE) film grade offers for June 2007 shipment were reported at $1,320-1,350 per ton. Thai Polyethylene plans to shut its HDPE plant. Traders stated that high prices had dampened demand. Strong demand for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) from other regions also contributed to the tight supply situation.
ACCESSION #
25376930

 

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