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PLASTICS WASTE
OECD: plastic waste volumes could nearly triple by 2060 / Rate of resin consumption to outpace other materials
PLASTICS AND ENVIRONMENT USA
SUP ban for national parks / State of Rhode Island opens chemical recycling facilities
The amount of plastic waste produced globally is expected to rise almost threefold by 2060 based on current growth rates, according to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and... (24.06.2022)
Single-use plastic products are to be phased out on US public lands by 2032, according to an 8 June order from Deb Haaland, US Secretary of the Interior, which calls for an end of... (24.06.2022)
PU MARKET
Asia-Pacific output to increase over 5% annually for next five years / Industry still below pre-pandemic levels
LOGISTICS
Cash windfall for shipping companies / Looming threat of strikes in logistics industry
PU production in the Asia-Pacific region is forecast to grow by 5.1% per year over the next five years, with the fastest growth in India, Indonesia, and Vietnam, according to a new report... (23.06.2022)
As a matter of great joy for shipping companies, the first quarter of 2022 was record-breaking. At its peak, several billions in profits were earned even though the global freight volume... (23.06.2022)
NATURAL GAS SUPPLY
MD of Plastics Europe Deutschland: Lower Russian gas flows could push resin making outside Europe / Lower-cost production areas would profit
SINOPEC
Explosion, fire lead to widespread shutdown of Sinopec petchem facilities in Shanghai / Cause unknown
A further reduction in Russian gas deliveries to Europe and rising prices could slow or stop resin manufacturing in the region in favour of ramped-up output in countries with lower... (22.06.2022)
An explosion and fire at a cracker site run by Sinopec Petrochemical in the Jinshan district has claimed one life and left one person injured. The blaze reportedly broke out at an... (21.06.2022)
Latest News
Price Reports and Announcements
CABOT
Price hikes for carbon black in EMEA
24.06.2022
POLYMER PRICES
Polyurethane feedstocks June 2022: Declining demand puts significant pressure on prices / Decrease however not yet sufficient to revive order activity / Further markdowns foreseeable
22.06.2022
PIE SPOT PRICE MONITOR
Downward trend continues / Weak demand, inexpensive imports lower prices
21.06.2022
KURARAY
Price hikes for PPA high-temperature materials
20.06.2022
POLYMER PRICES
Engineering recyclate June 2022: Upward trend continues with rPA 6, rPOM / Rollover for rABS, rPC / Forward buying by automotive sector / Demand otherwise weak / Upward momentum expected to ease
20.06.2022
CARBON BLACK
Orion, Cabot announce price hikes
17.06.2022
POLYMER PRICES
Standard recyclate June 2022: The recycling market knows no fear of recession – but for how long? / Low imports, high demand fuel price increases / Seasonal relaxation expected for July
17.06.2022
POLYMER PRICES
Standard thermoplastics trend June 2022: Declining demand puts pressure on polyolefin prices / Styrenics and PVC mostly roll over / Fears of a recession abound
14.06.2022
POLYMER PRICES
China engineering thermoplastics May 2022: Higher feedstock costs due to expensive crude oil / Generally low demand leads to broad decreases / Lockdowns eased / Mixed picture for June
14.06.2022
POLYMER PRICES
China standard thermoplastics May 2022: Decrease in prices of most grades / Generally low demand / Lockdown nightmare over to an extent / Outlook mixed
10.06.2022
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