The Urethane Blog

Postcard Tax Form

Treasury, IRS reveal a postcard-size form to file your taxes

  • The GOP’s long-promised change is an offshoot of a tax overhaul last year that cut corporate rates and winnowed down the number of individual tax brackets.

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Propylene Flat in Europe

 

Northwest European propylene contract settled at Eur1,032/mt, rolled over from June

London (Platts)–29 Jun 2018 543 am EDT/943 GMT

 

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Trucking Woes

America’s trucker shortage could undermine economy

By Heather Long / The Washington Post / WP Bloomberg

Posted Jun 28, 2018 at 12:23 PM Updated Jun 28,  Read more

Additional Dow MDI Increases

June 26, 2018

Dear Dow Customer:

Effective August 1, 2018, or as contracts allow, The Dow Chemical Company
(”Dow”) will increase off-list prices by the amounts listed below on all grades and
package types of the following MDI products by US$0.10/lb in North America:

• ISONATE
• PAPI 23 High Air Flow

Thank you for your continued business with Dow.

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Epoxy Resin Prices Fall in June

US June epoxy resin contracts decrease as availability improves
26 June 2018 23:00 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–US June epoxy resin contracts were assessed at a decrease of 6 cents/lb ($132/tonne),

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Dow Announces MDI Hike

June 27, 2018

Dear Dow Customer:

Effective August 1, 2018, or as contracts allow, The Dow Chemical Company
(”Dow”) will increase off-list prices by the amounts listed below on all grades and
package types of the following MDI products by US$0.10/lb in North America:

• PAPI
• ISONATE
• ISOBIND

Thank you for your continued business with Dow.

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June Propylene Settling Up 8c/lb

Initial US June propylene contracts settle at 8 cent/lb increase
25 June 2018 23:24 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–Initial June propylene contract price settlements are at an increase of 8 cents/lb ($176/tonne) from the prior month,

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Gabriel Article

Gabriel Performance Products investing over $2 million in its Ashtabula plant

By CRAIN’S AKRON BUSINESS

Akron-headquartered Gabriel Performance Products is investing more than $2 million to expand capacity for mercaptan epoxy curing agents at its Ashtabula plant.

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