IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Basic Chemicals :: Petrochemicals :: Para-xylene

CMAI: Fibers Demand Drives Aromatics Outlook

5:41 PM MDT | March 27, 2011 | Gregory DL Morris in Houston

By 2015 the market share of polyester fiber is expected to increase to more than half of world demand, analysts say, in a long-term trend that puts fundamental macroeconomics under a positive outlook for the entire supply chain from toluene through xylenes and purified terephthalic acid (PTA). The findings were released by analysts from CMAI  (Houston) and DeWitt and Co. (Houston) at their annual petrochemical conferences held this week in Houston. Karen Jones, director of fibers and feedstocks in the Americas for CMAI noted that just a decade ago both...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 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