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Global Chemical Update
- The global petrochemical product cost curve flattened WoW, and we think US and European commodity chemical production will increase into 2Q20.
- USGC ethylene and benzene reflect downward pressure; US integrated PE margins reflect support amid outages, but we see downward pressure ahead.