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Ethylene prices rise in parts of Asia

On 23 May 2018 at 09:00 IST

Ethylene prices in some parts of Asia climbed on Tuesday.
CFR North East Asia prices of ethylene were assessed up at the USD 1270/mt levels, a day on day increase of USD 15/mt. The price rise was a result of firmer upstream crude and naphtha values couple
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Fujian cracker to be shut by FREP

On 23 May 2018 at 08:20 IST

Fujian Refinery & Petrochemical Company Ltd (FREP) is in plans to take off-stream its cracker for maintenance.
A Polymerupdate source in China informed that the company has schedule to shut the cracker in end-November 2018. The planned shutdown is expecte
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Petkim eyes maintenance at Aliaga Cracker

On 22 May 2018 at 08:20 IST

Petkim is likely to unertake a planned shutdown at its naphtha cracker in Aliaga.
A Polymerupdate source in Turkey informed that the company has planned to shut the cracker for a turnaround in the second half of October 2018. The cracker is likely to rema
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Naphtha cracker brought on-stream by BASF-YPC

On 17 May 2018 at 08:20 IST

BASF-YPC has restarted its naphtha cracker following a planned shutdown.
A Polymerupdate source in China informed that the company resumed operations at the cracker on May 9, 2018. The cracker remained under maintenance for around three weeks.
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Naphtha cracker shuts for maintenance by Keiyo Ethylene

On 15 May 2018 at 08:20 IST

Keiyo Ethylene has taken its naphtha cracker off-stream for a maintenance turnaround.
A Polymerupdate source in Japan informed that the company has started turnaround at the plant on May 13, 2018. The planned maintenance is expected to remain in force unt
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No.1 HDPE/LLDPE swing plant taken off-stream by PetroChina Daqing

On 14 May 2018 at 08:20 IST

PetroChina Daqing Petrochemical has shut its No.1 high density polyethylene (HDPE) / linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) swing plant for a maintenance.
A Polymerupdate source in China informed that the company has commenced maintenance at the plant on
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Ethylene prices decline in parts of Asia on Tuesday

On 09 May 2018 at 09:35 IST

Ethylene prices in some parts of Asia down adjusted on Tuesday.
CFR North East Asia prices of ethylene were assessed lower at the USD 1245/mt levels, a day on day fall of USD 10/mt. Prices slipped mainly on account of plentiful deep-sea cargoes availabili
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Naphtha cracker to be shut by Keiyo Ethylene

On 08 May 2018 at 08:20 IST

Keiyo Ethylene is in plans to take its naphtha cracker off-stream for a maintenance turnaround.
A Polymerupdate source in Japan informed that the cracker is likely to be shut for turnaround on May 13, 2018. The planned maintenance is expected to remain in
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Ineos plans maintenance at PP & PE units

On 07 May 2018 at 08:20 IST

Ineos is likely to shut its polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE) units for a maintenance turnaround.
A Polymerupdate source in the Europe informed that the company is likely to start turnaround at the units in early-June 2018. The planned maintenance
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Ethylene prices fall in parts of Asia

On 02 May 2018 at 09:00 IST

Ethylene prices in some parts of Asia declined on Monday.
CFR South East Asia prices of ethylene were assessed down at the USD 1235/mt levels, a fall of USD 10/mt. The price fall was a result of sufficient regional product availability coupled with dull
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