China domestic ECH prices plunge after recent rise, pressure remains
21 March 2018 03:55 Source:ICIS News
SINGAPORE (ICIS)–China’s domestic epichlorohydrin (ECH) prices plunged this week following its recent increase and market participants are anticipating more downward pressure in the near-term.
China is biggest market for Covestro
By Song Yingge | 00:01 UTC+8 March 14, 2018 | Print Edition
German plastics and chemicals producer Covestro said China became its largest single market last year as the company’s sales volume grew 8 percent annually,
BDO Price Continues to Rise after the Spring Festival Holiday
East China-originated BDO price consolidates at high level. Read more
Asia key petrochemical markets soft on weak China demand post-holiday
09 March 2018 06:55 Source:ICIS News
SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Spot prices of major petrochemicals in Asia are being weighed down by weak post-holiday demand from the key China market.
NE Asia C3 falls 3% over three weeks; near-term outlook bearish
05 March 2018 04:23 Source:ICIS News
SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Spot propylene prices in northeast Asia have fallen by 3.1% over three consecutive weeks,
NE Asia C3 market to stay bearish ahead of Lunar New Year
06 February 2018 04:06 Source:ICIS News
SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Northeast Asia’s spot propylene (C3) market may remain on a bearish trend as buying activities have started to slow down with the approach of the Lunar New Year holiday.
Saudi Arabia’s Sadara TDI cargoes available in Asia – sources
02 February 2018 02:51 Source:ICIS News
SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Cargoes of toluene di-isocyanate (TDI) produced by Saudi Arabia’s Sadara Chemical have arrived in various parts of Asia,
China domestic BDO prices extend gains on tight supply
01 February 2018 05:01 Source:ICIS News
SINGAPORE (ICIS)–China’s domestic butanediol (BDO) prices have been rebounding on the back of tight supply,
Threats, opportunities for Europe chems as China pollution measures falter – UBS
29 January 2018 11:18 Source:ICIS News
LONDON (ICIS)–European chemicals firms could face the impact of a potential long-term shift in environmental policy by the Chinese government in the event of the failure of recent air purity improvement measures,
Japan’s Tosoh on track for 26% April-December profit jump
Tight market for key chemical boosts company to another record
Wider margins on urethane feedstock business buoyed profit for Tosoh.