IHS Chemical Week

Economics :: Prices

Sound Demand Hints at Price Hikes in Europe

1:43 PM MDT | March 7, 2007 | Gregory Dl Morris

European acrylonitrile producers are not quite ready to commit to any aggressive moves for the second quarter, but they are optimistic. “Spring demand is healthy in all derivatives,” one producer say. “All customers are taking their full planned volumes. We expect steady demand through the first and second quarter. There are a few outages expected, so the market will stay balanced to tight.” The first-quarter contract price in Europe tumbled €45/m.t., producers and market watchers say. Posting prices for acrylo are notoriously broad...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa