IHS Chemical Week

Polymers Prices Quiet

12:11 PM MDT | November 4, 2010 | Lindsey Bewley

Polymer markets were said to be quiet for the second half of October, but activity is already building for November. Linear low-density polyethylene saw export buyers take their bids down $50/m.t. in North America, and polypropyene export prices were nominally lower by $10/m.t. but mostly attention was focused on November contracts. LyondellBasell has nominated an increase in PE prices of €50/m.t. and other producers are expected to do likewise. Demand has been robust, they say. Buyers counter that supply is pinched due to producers running plants at less...

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 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 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

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


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