The Urethane Blog

Serta Simmons Partners with Sinomax USA

Serta Simmons Bedding to Develop Mattress-In-A-Box Offerings for Its Leading Brands

Enters into strategic partnership with Sinomax USA

New products will be available across all distribution channels for retailer partners

ATLANTA,

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Asian Propylene Overview

Asia C3 gains may be capped in H2 by bearish downstream markets
15 June 2017 05:38 Source:ICIS News

Chimneys of Chinese factories 15 June

SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Spot propylene (C3) prices in Asia may not go on a sharp uptrend in the second half of 2017 amid a bearish outlook in downstream Chinese markets,

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CertiPUR-US Officers

Innocor’s Jeff Hansbro and Elite Comfort Solution’s Chris Chrisafides
Join CertiPUR-US® Program Board of Directors

Joe Progar will serve as president of newly elected board

 

(Rochester Hills,

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More on Sadara MDI

Sadara first PMDI facility starts

June 2, 2017
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Sadara Chemical Company - PMDI facility with the unit of the methylene polymer compound at the forefront. — Courtesy photoSadara Chemical Company – PMDI facility with the unit of the methylene polymer compound at the forefront. Read more

Propylene Rollover for June

 

Initial June US propylene contract price settlement a rollover: sources

Houston (Platts)–13 Jun 2017 452 pm EDT/2052 GMT

 

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Housing Starts

 

https://tradingeconomics.com/united-states/housing-starts

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June Propylene Negotiations Begin

Direction uncertain as US June propylene contract negotiations begin
09 June 2017 23:00 Source:ICIS News

PP tupperwareFocus article by Jessie Waldheim

HOUSTON (ICIS)–Discussions for US June propylene contract prices have ranged from a slight increase to a slight decrease amid falling inventories and expectations of increasing supply.

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Middle East Urethane Update

Middle East isocyanates market wary of prolonged GCC crisis
12 June 2017 04:38 Source:ICIS News

GCC map 12 June

SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Isocyanates market players in the Middle East are fretting over possible adverse consequences of a prolonged diplomatic row between Qatar and its fellow Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) members.

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