News & Bulletin Updates
China’s Chongqing Pengwei Petrochemical is Likely to shut its purified terephthalic acid (PTA) unit located Chongqing, ChinaRead more
Sinopec Yizheng Chemfibre is likely to restart to its Purified terephthalic acid (PTA) unit located in Yizheng, China following aRead more
Despite bearish cues from Asia, Acetone prices were assessed stable in Asia and Europe this week. Buying trends were quietRead more
On Monday, PTA (purified terephthalic anhydride) prices edged higher in Asia market. The price rise was attributed to higher upstreamRead more
On Friday, Acrylonitrile (ACN) prices found steady prices due to weak demand in the International market. In FE Asia, SE Asia, Europe, andRead more
Length in Asian methanol market is expected to prevail in the lead-up to the next month, with buyers across Southeast Asia, India,Read more
Despite higher upstream costs, OX prices were assessed stable in the international market. FOB Rotterdam prices of OX wereRead more
Butadiene prices were found no change in the International market on Monday after a steep gain in prices last week as concerns oversupplyRead more
Oil prices rose on Monday on hopes that U.S.-Chinese talks in Beijing would bring a halt to trade disputes between the world's biggestRead more
On Monday, benzene prices climbed in the International market. FOB South Korea prices of benzene were assessed up at the USDRead more
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