www.pieweb.com
Strengthen your position in business negotiations!
  • European market reports for standard and engineering,
    thermoplastics, polyurethanes, recyclate, composites/GRP,
    feedstocks – more than 100 grades of polymer covered.
  • MyPrices – individually configured reports and e-mail alerts
  • Comparative and analytical tools
In the Spotlight
HENKEL
Use of regranulated resin in detergents packaging to be expanded / Cooperation with Mondi
CHINAPLAS
Asia's top plastics trade fair opens in Shanghai / 180,000 visitors expected
Consumer goods group Henkel is expanding the content of regranulated resin in the flexible packaging of laundry detergents from 10% to 50%. The company aims to achieve this together with... (25.04.2018)
Plastics and rubber trade fair “Chinaplas” is taking place in Shanghai in the new clover leaf-shaped “National Exhibition and Convention Center” with around 340,000 m² of exhibition... (24.04.2018)
UK PLASTICS INDUSTRY
Experts assess what domestic plastics sector might face upon leaving the EU / BPF Brexit seminar in London
AGRICULTURAL FILMS
Global greenhouse films market forecast for expansion to 2025 / Asia-Pacific region expected to keep its lead
Expert views on the UK government’s Brexit negotiations were on offer at a recent British Plastics Federation seminar. Held at the BPF’s headquarters in London and chaired by Mike... (24.04.2018)
The global greenhouse films market is projected to be worth USD 6.9 bn in revenues by 2025, expanding 8.1% on a compounded annual growth rate from 2017. This will come about as more and... (23.04.2018)
US PLASTICS INDUSTRY
Plastics shipments set to sustain modest growth in 2018 / Employment to grow more slowly because of skills gap
PLASTICS RECYCLING
EU waste exports to China plummet / Southeast Asia takes up some slack
Shipments by the US plastics industry shipments are expected to grow by 2.2% this year and 2.5% next year, boosted by the construction of new resin plants in the country, according to the... (23.04.2018)
The numbers speak volumes. In January 2018, figures recently published by Eurostat show that German exports of plastic waste to China and the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong... (20.04.2018)
Latest News
Price Reports and Announcements
POLYMER PRICES
Polyurethane Feedstocks April 2018: Price gap between MDI grades widens / TDI firmer / High prices curb demand / MDI normalising, TDI still tight
23.04.2018
POLYMER PRICES
Engineering Recyclate April 2018: Little change this month / Upturn probable in coming weeks / Demand quite reasonable of late / Still minor delivery delays
20.04.2018
DAIKIN AMERICA
Fluoropolymer prices to rise by around 20% in May
20.04.2018
POLYMER PRICES
Standard Recyclate April 2018: Demand from China leads to first bottlenecks / rLDPE and rHDPE films much stronger / Recycled PET increases / Spring upswing and Chinese exports drive prices in May
19.04.2018
OXEA
Europe-wide price increases for neopentyl glycol and trimethylolpropane
18.04.2018
PIE SPOT PRICE MONITOR
Polyolefins trading prices pass through the Easter gap
17.04.2018
POLYMER PRICES
Standard Trend April 2018: PE and styrenics under pressure / PP, PVC and EVA producers pass on part of higher costs / Expectations of revival in demand during the month
13.04.2018
POLYMER PRICES
North America March 2018: PE remains stable / PP drops steeply in line with propylene / PVC and PS firmer / Upswing with engineering plastics slows down / PA 6.6 remains the exception / Feedstock prices fall in April
12.04.2018
POLYMER PRICES
China Engineering Thermoplastics March 2018: Demand and supply gradually recovering / Significant increase in PA 6.6 notations / Substantial fall in ABS and PC prices
12.04.2018
POLYMER PRICES
China Standard Thermoplastics March 2018: Prices of all types fall on good supply / Demand more subdued than expected / High inventories of imported PE and PP in east China
11.04.2018
Readers' Choice
PIE Spot Price Monitor
Now available on PIEWeb:

The new weekly service is highlighting the spot market developments of the most important plastic types.

PIE Spotprice Monitor: Simply book the Spot Price Monitor as an add-on to your PIE subscription!
  • Early identification of price trends
  • Real-time information about price developments
  • Setting the trend for processors: Traders‘ prices
  • Market-driven reflection of trading conditions
  • Competitively priced addition to your existing PIE subscription
© 2018 by Plastics Information Europe, Bad Homburg
Date of print: 25/04/2018
Ref: ykigul45aeqlsu55mangmy45
KIVBHI
All rights reserved.
Access und use is subject to our terms of use.
URL: https://pieweb.plasteurope.com/default.aspx