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Price reports on standard thermoplastics
POLYMER PRICES
Standard thermoplastics trend January 2021: Cracker outages and limitations with downstream PE products drive up prices / Lack of imports for blow moulding and pipe materials / Further increases before end of month
15.01.2021
POLYMER PRICES
Polyethylene December 2020: Pandemic-related stockpiling boosts demand / Significant rise in prices / Upward trend unlikely to turn around in January / Ordering could see a small dip
06.01.2021
POLYMER PRICES
Polypropylene December 2020: Hikes outpace C3 rise / Tight market gives producers tailwind / Further increases mulled to improve margins
06.01.2021
POLYMER PRICES
Styrenics December 2020: Sharp SM cost increase fuelling price rally / PS and especially ABS particularly scarce / Prices reach annual highs / Further premiums expected in January
06.01.2021
POLYMER PRICES
PET December 2020: Notations remain unchanged in slack environment / Imports still thin on the ground / Disappointing demand as pandemic flares up again / Firming of precursor products could drive prices in January
05.01.2021
POLYMER PRICES
PVC December 2020: Prices trend further upwards / Supply tight while demand remains strong / Supply situation expected to stay tense in January / Further increases expected
05.01.2021
POLYMER PRICES
Standard thermoplastics trend December 2020: Prices climb on a broad front / Producers win significant margin gains / Supply bottlenecks with all materials / No respite expected in the short term
14.12.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Polyethylene November 2020: Producers have little success with calls for increases / Lack of imports / First signs of stockpiling in some segments / Start of December slowdown makes margin improvements unlikely
03.12.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Polypropylene November 2020: Homo grades flat after C3 rollover / Low copo prices pulled up slightly / Outages begin to bite / Minor hikes in December
03.12.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Styrenics November 2020: Price increases across the board / Heavy premiums on undersupplied ABS market / PS now also in short supply / Significant hikes in December
03.12.2020
POLYMER PRICES
PVC November 2020: Upward price trend continues / Market situation still tight / Supply bottlenecks gradually easing up / Price dynamic expected to lose momentum in December
02.12.2020
POLYMER PRICES
PET November 2020: Prices carried over without much discussion / High freight charges slow down imports from Asia / Demand somewhat livelier than before / A year plagued by troubles draws to a quiet conclusion
02.12.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Standard thermoplastics trend November 2020: Polyolefins see widespread rollover / Significant increases for styrenics and PVC / Availability frequently limited, PVC tight / Market expected to remain largely stable
13.11.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Polyethylene October 2020: Most price reductions match monomer cost decline / Demand solid in some areas but often below expectations / Rollover likely in November
04.11.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Polypropylene October 2020: Most prices giving way slightly in the wake of C3 reduction / Yet PP-H injection moulding and some compounds in rollover / Hardly any change expected for November
04.11.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Styrenics October 2020: Divergent price trends / Slight declines for PS and EPS, ABS somewhat firmer / Supply situation also tightening for PS and EPS / Premiums in October
04.11.2020
POLYMER PRICES
PET October 2020: Notations slightly firmer despite weak demand due to pandemic / Supply trending low / Price pressure still prevails / Plants restarting after maintenance
03.11.2020
POLYMER PRICES
PVC October 2020: Price boom continuing / Plant outages keep supply short / Demand boosted by seasonal effects / Suppliers already announcing further increases for November
03.11.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Standard thermoplastics trend October 2020: Prices for PE film grades fall slightly / PP outages unable to hold up prices / PVC continues upward trend / Demand generally poor for the time of year / Outlook points to stability
13.10.2020
POLYMER PRICES
Polyethylene September 2020: Most prices remain unchanged / Increased exports have a consolidating effect / Demand generally normal for the time of year / Rollover to be expected in October
05.10.2020
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