IHS Chemical Week

Chinese Polymer Prices Slip

10:48 AM MDT | July 2, 2010 | Lindsey Bewley

PP prices slipped across some parts of Asia this week, down on the back of soft regional demand and a drop recorded in upstream crude and propylene feedstock rates. In China, domestic PP injection prices were at the Yuan 10350/mt ex works mark with buying described by sellers as dull. The start up of the new 300,000 mt/annum PP plant of Sinopec Zhenhai weakened fundamentals as buyers who were already withdrawn from the markets in anticipation of softer prices, were convinced that the flood of additional availability would further weaken prices.   A local...

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