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November 29, 2016
The spread between spot styrene and benzene has risen in Europe to $500/metric ton for the first time since June 2015 as talk of styrene production issues within Western Europe sent...
November 14, 2016
European styrene spot prices are at a standstill amid weakening Asian values. Prices in Asia surged the week of 7 November, with levels surpassing $1,200/metric ton, and prices in Europe followed, but on Monday Asian prices cooled off, falling back to $1,165–1,175/metric ton. Offers in Europe are now sitting at just over $1,100/metric ton, but buyers are nowhere to be seen....
November 11, 2016
As a by-product, benzene capacities are driven by para-xylene (p-xylene), ethylene and gasoline demand, resulting in uneven supply distributions and market imbalances, says Omi Tatsuo...
November 8, 2016
Clariant says it has launched a high-performance ethylbenzene (EB) dehydrogenation catalyst, StyroMax UL3, that solves a critical issue in styrene production. Styrene is manufactured...
November 4, 2016
The November Europe styrene customer reference price was confirmed Friday at €1,025/metric ton ($1,140) FCA, in line with the €40/metric ton increase in the recent barge...
October 31, 2016
As part of the deal, Ineos will acquire the equity interests of KR Copolymer, a joint venture between CPChem and Daelim Industrial, which owns and operates an SBC plant in the Yeosu Petrochemical Complex in South Korea. Certain CPChem SBC intellectual property and other assets related to the business will also be transferred....
October 31, 2016
Europe's styrene barge contract price for November was agreed on today at €1,025/metric ton fob Rotterdam, an increase of €40, or 2.5%, from the October settlement. ...
October 28, 2016
Styrene traders in Europe are looking to offset any length in the domestic market by exporting material to China. Meanwhile, production issues in the United States and low freight...
October 25, 2016
The Kuwait Styrene Co. (TKSC) has lifted its force majeure on styrene over the weekend, a company source told IHS Chemical on Tuesday. The 520,000-metric tons/year plant located at...
October 19, 2016
Westlake Chemical has declared force majeure on styrene monomer produced in its 261,000–metric ton/year plant in Lake Charles, Louisiana, which was shut down after a fire on 13 October....
October 19, 2016
Spot styrene prices have risen in Europe about $40/metric ton, and the spread between styrene and benzene has increased at least $60/metric ton, to $355/metric ton, in the aftermath of...
October 18, 2016
Spot styrene prices have climbed in Europe and benzene prices have fallen on market uncertainty following the explosion yesterday at BASF’s Ludwigshafen,Germany, complex. Whether...
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