Plastics News

  • Mar 27, 2015 | 10:13 am

    Asia has been witnessing reduced monomer supplies stemming from cracker shutdowns across the region, according to ChemOrbis. In response to the supply tightness, spot ethylene prices posted gains in the region amidst higher naphtha costs on the week.......

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  • Mar 27, 2015 | 10:12 am

    Indorama Ventures, is acquiring purified terephthalic acid (PTA) assets in Europe and North America to boost its operations in western markets in a challenge to local manufacturers, as per Bloomberg. Thai petrochem major is believed to be in advanced......

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  • Mar 27, 2015 | 10:11 am

    Chevron Phillips Chemical has embarked upon maintenance activities at its Cedar Bayou, Texas polyethylene plant, according to a filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, as per Argusmedia.com. Tank 1804 will be de-inventoried, degass......

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