The Weekly Catalyst
Global Chemical Update – Force of Nature
- US polymer price premiums relative to Asia will likely reflect an upward bias following Hurricane Ida disruptions. This report flags a few medium-to-long term risks surrounding the premium US polymer price setting.
- Global commodity chemical values reflect mixed WoW trends, though we find feedstock values notably higher, with US natural gas leading the charge.
- Other global commodity trends flagged in this report comprise monomer, polymer, and feedstock indicators relevant to gauging sector profitability.
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