Daily Chemical Reactions

Gasoline – Consumer Budget Shifts Are A Growing Risk Facing Chemical Sector Efforts To Raise Prices
May 10, 2022
Commodities Mentioned:
Plastics (PVC, PP, PE, PU, PC, PET, etc.), Clean Energy Minerals, Carbon Dioxide, Hydrogen, Natural Gas/NGLs, Crude/Naphtha
Companies Mentioned:
IFF, Univar, Archaea Energy, Gevo, Origin Materials, Armstrong Flooring, Suncor, Trex Company, Gibson Energy, ConocoPhillips, Enbridge, ExxonMobil, Tata Steel, Kosmos Energy, Asian Paints, ADM, AGC, Albemarle, BASF, Sinopec, Bayer, Golden Minerals, Hualu Hengsheng, Idemitsu, LyondellBasell, PPG, Reliance, Sabic, Sibur, Trafigura, Trinseo, Toray, Umicore, Airgas, bp, CATL, Ingevity, Johnson Matthey, Versalis, Zeon, Avery Dennison, The AZEK Company, IKEA, Tyson Foods, Tesla, Uber

Daily Chemical Reaction

Gasoline – Consumer Budget Shifts Are A Growing Risk Facing Chemical Sector Efforts To Raise Prices

Key Points:

  • Chemical price hike initiatives to recapture margin amid cost inflation and material shortages are in motion while consumer demand headwinds continue to mount. We discuss record-high US gasoline prices, among other findings.
  • We highlight pertinent energy, chemical, and other corporate updates (e.g., Univar, IFF, Asian Paints, Archaea Energy, Gevo, Origin Materials, others).
  • We discuss relevant ESG items that range from multiple clean energy 1Q result reports to numerous sector global project announcements and updates. See our ESG weekly and other related research coverage in LINK.
  • We discuss numerous other pertinent chemical sector items in this report.

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