News & Bulletin Updates
Asia’s ethylene market went down significantly on Monday, pressured by ample supplies in SE Asia and the Middle East. In Saudi Arabia,Read more
Octanol prices have remained stable in the major chemical markets in India. This month the demand for Octanol in Indian markets has been moderate.Read more
Phenol prices have gone up. According to our market sources, Phenol stock is not available in the market for the past couple of daysRead more
Imported prices of cyclohexanone went down significantly in Indian markets due to crude oil and dollar effects. Prices were assessedRead more
Yangtze River Acetyl Corp (Yaraco) is likely to restart its acetic acid plant located at Chongqing in China, following a maintenance turnaround.
Tangshan Zhongrun Coal Chemical has restarted its No. 2 Methanol plant located at Tangshan in Hebei province of China, following an unplanned shutdown.
A weak sentiment prevailed in butyl acetate prices and the sentiment is set to stay this week, with further losses predicted.
Tianye Chemicals, China has offered Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Suspension Grade (SG-5) to India at $860/MT on Nhava Sheva andRead more
In the Indian chemical market, prices of Acetonitrile found stayed flat in Mumbai and Ahmedabad due to weak demand from buyers.
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) prices rose as the demand for PVC has gone up in the Indian markets. The PVC market was last week affected by aRead more
Sinopec of China has already announced the starting of two new Para-Xylene units by the third quarter of this year. The units will haveRead more
Styrene monomer had a slow start to the year with the markers rising $20-$25/mt over the week to $985/mt CFR India booking prices onRead more
Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has announced a downward price revision of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) bottle-grade withRead more
NBA (N-Butanol) prices remained constant in the international market due to weak demand. In SE Asia and China, with pries at USD 990Read more
South East Asia, China, and India prices of Monoethylene Glycol were assessed up at USD 640/mt CFR, USD 630/mt CFR and USD 640/ CIF levelsRead more
On Friday, Acrylonitrile (ACN) prices in International level remained stable at last close. Demand trends were reported as dull inRead more
DOP (dioctyl phthalate) prices were assessed lower in Asian market on Friday. Reports of weaker buying sentiments forced sellers ofRead more
On Friday, Phthalic anhydride(PAN) China prices were assessed lower at the USD 910/mt levels, a week on week decline of USD 10/mt
Oil prices rose on Monday, lifted by optimism that talks could soon resolve the trade war between the United States and China,Read more
Methanol supply is down in January. Luxi Chemical’s new 800kt/yr methanol plant has shut its production. In addition, methanol supplyRead more
Ortho-Xylene prices drifted lower in the International market. Prices plummeted on the back of lackluster demand trends in the region.Read more
Propylene prices inched higher in Asian market on Friday. The price rise was supported by higher upstream crude values coupledRead more
SM prices in Asia firmed up on Friday. Reports of higher upstream crude and benzene rates coupled with limited product availability,Read more
Ethylene prices fell on Friday in the Asian market. Reports of strong selling action and plentiful product availability together pulledRead more
NBA(N-Butanol) price has moved down in the Indian chemical market, on account of decreasing demand as of Jan 04, 2019.Read more