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Asian ethylene prices bolster higher on Thursday

On 20 Sep 2019 at 09:30 IST

On Thursday, ethylene prices in Asia leapt higher.
Reports of persistent limited product availability, sharply pushed ethylene prices higher across the Asian regions.
CFR North East Asia ethylene prices, were assessed up at the USD 895/mt levels, a
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Tosoh to complete maintenance at VCM unit

On 20 Sep 2019 at 08:20 IST

Tosoh is likely to resume operations at its vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) unit following a turnaround.
A Polymerupdate source in Japan informed that the company has planned to restart the plant in next week. The plant was shut for maintenance on September
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Domestic producers increase PP, PE and PVC prices w.e.f. September 19, 2019.

On 19 Sep 2019 at 18:00 IST

Let’s start with energy and feedstock news:
Crude oil prices continued to fall on Wednesday, amidst signs of Saudi Aramco making a swift recovery from the weekend attack. The Saudi government stated, that half the production knocked out by the atta
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Ethylene prices gain in Asia on Wednesday

On 19 Sep 2019 at 09:30 IST

On Wednesday, ethylene prices climbed higher in Asia.
The price rise, was prompted by constrained product availability across the Asian region, after attacks on Saudi Arabia’s major oil facilities.
CFR North East Asia, ethylene prices were assessed
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Shenhua Baotou shuts coal-to-olefin plant for maintenance

On 19 Sep 2019 at 08:20 IST

Shenhua Baotou, is likely to take off-stream its coal-to-olefin plant in Inner Mongolia.
A Polymerupdate source in China, informed that, the company has commenced a turnaround at the plant on September 16, 2019. The plant is likely to remain shut, till en
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LDPE prices rise in FEA and SEA.

On 18 Sep 2019 at 18:00 IST

Let’s start with energy news:
Crude oil prices tumbled on Tuesday, after the Saudi energy minister, stated the kingdom’s oil supply, to be back on track within weeks, following the attacks over the weekend on Saudi’s oil industry, that disrupted th
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Asian propylene prices rise on Tuesday

On 18 Sep 2019 at 09:30 IST

On Tuesday, propylene prices in Asia journeyed northward.
The price rise, was supported by bullish upstream crude and naphtha values, coupled with tight regional product avails.
FOB Korea propylene prices, were assessed up at the USD 920/mt levels,
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IOCL to resume Naphtha cracker at Panipat

On 18 Sep 2019 at 08:20 IST

Indian Oil Corp, is likely to restart operation at its naphtha cracker.
A Polymerupdate source in India, informed that, the company has planned to complete turnaround in early-October, 2019. The cracker was shut in early-September, 2019 for a maintenance
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Crude oil prices surge nearly 15 percent on Monday.

On 17 Sep 2019 at 18:00 IST

Let’s start with energy news:
Crude oil prices bolstered nearly 15% higher on Monday, following a devastating attack on the Saudi Arabian crude oil production facilities over the weekend. Brent futures spiked by USD 8.80 settling at $69.02 per barr
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Asian SM prices climb on Monday

On 17 Sep 2019 at 09:30 IST

SM prices on Monday, marched higher in Asia.
The price rise was prompted by, firmer upstream energy values and bullish benzene feedstock rates, coupled with a lift in the buying sentiments in the region.
FOB Korea prices of SM, were assessed at the
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