Ethylene, Propylene, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, TiO2, PVC, Maleic Anhydride, US Natural Gas, Brent Crude
Shintech, Formosa, Sasol, Indorama, Celanese, Westlake, Nova, Shell, CP Chem, Flint Hills, ExxonMobil, Arkema, Ascend Performance Materials, Braskem, Oxea, Total, Chemours, Clariant, Sonoco, Adeka, Sumitomo Bakelite, DIC Corp
Daily Chemical Reaction
Ethylene, Propylene & Other Items
We note downward pressure on both USGC ethylene and propylene contract markets, and discuss both, taking a cautious view.
Six earnings reports and read-throughs worth note; Other relevant items noted in the news range from emerging environmental initiatives to the multi-year high price level reached recently in the European butane market.