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October 19, 2007
Crude oil soared to record highs of more than $86/bbl last week, pushing naphtha and aromatics prices sharply higher. Global oil prices were driven up by heightened tensions in...
October 12, 2007
Oil prices rose slightly last week, but the rate was slow enough that most petrochemical markets were more heavily influenced by internal supply-demand situations than by the external...
October 2, 2007
U.S.Gulf Coast steam cracker feedstocks have been tracking crude oil prices more closely this year than they have been historically, market sources say. Higher oil prices have meant...
September 25, 2007
Global crude-oil prices soared past $81/bbl last week, pitching North American olefins markets into some confusion. With feedstock prices soaring and weather-related production limits...
September 17, 2007
Spot petrochemical markets took a pause last week after a period of high volumes and volatility in late August and early September. Market watchers say it was as if players were...
September 11, 2007
U.S. spot ethylene gained 2 cts/lb and is closing in on the August contract price of 49.5 cts/lb, reflecting increasing demand for ethylene and ethylene derivatives, market...
September 4, 2007
Crude oil prices continued to slide last week, but the trend did not greatly affect petrochemical prices other than feedstocks. U.S. Gulf Coast feedstock prices were lower across the...
August 22, 2007
Olefins producers on the U.S. Gulf Coast say they are cracking slightly heavier feedstock due to higher ethane and propane prices. Propylene supply from refineries is curtailed because...
August 20, 2007
The July ethylene contract was agreed to at a 2.5 cts/lb increase. Propylene producers were only able to squeeze out a 0.75 cts/lb increase, however. Polypropylene prices have soared...
July 24, 2007
Feedstock costs were higher with ethane and propane prices rising in the past week. U.S. spot ethylene climbed slightly last week, up 1.5 cts, to 45.25 cts/lb. Spot prices have nearly...
July 16, 2007
Feedstock prices were slightly lower in North America this week as oil prices fell from recent highs. However, tight supplies in Europe kept naphtha prices high. Naphtha shortness in...
July 10, 2007
North American petrochemical markets were quiet this week with the Canada Day holiday celebrated Monday and U.S. Independence Day celebrated Wednesday. Feedstocks were quiet, most...
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