The Weekly Catalyst
Global Chemical Update – Still Goin’ Down
- Upstream base chemical values on average reflect weakness on a global scale WoW, outpacing derivative movements lower. Margins broadly fall.
- NW Europe ethylene posted the most significant WoW decline, leading Western values generally lower relative to Asia amid improved supply.
- Other global commodity trends flagged in this report comprise monomer, polymer, and feedstock indicators relevant to gauging sector profitability.
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