The Urethane Blog

Urethane Comments from Dow Investors’ Call


Jim Fitterling

On slide 5, Industrial Intermediates & Infrastructure operating EBIT was $221 million, primarily reflecting margin compression in polyurethane component as well as lower equity earnings largely driven by margin compression in MEG at the Kuwait joint ventures and in glycol ethers at Sadara.

Dow Announces Polyol Increase in Europe


Dow announces Polyols Price increases

HORGEN, Switzerland – January 29, 2020 – Dow is announcing price increases for Europe,

BASF Increasing MDI Prices in Asia

BASF Increases Prices In Pakistan, ASEAN And South Asia

3 hours ago

With immediate effect, or as contract terms allow,

Wanhua Setback


Operations Jan 30, 2020   Share

La. City Council Nixes Chemical Plant

The vote was a surprise.

European Polyurethanes Overview

OUTLOOK ’20: Europe’s polyurethane markets face a winter chill

Author: Fergus Jensen


LONDON (ICIS)–Saturated supply and slow demand are anticipated to prevail in Europe’s polyurethanes (PUs) feedstocks into the early months of 2020,

Dow Posts Results

Dow reports fourth quarter 2019 results
Wed January 29, 2020 6:00 AM|Business Wire|About: DOW



  • GAAP loss per share from continuing operations was $3.14;

Hexion Raising Prices in Europe and MEA

Hexion Inc. to Raise Prices for Epoxy Resins in Europe, The Middle East, Africa and India

January 29, 2020 07:00 AM Eastern Standard Time


Casper IPO Update

Casper Sleep IPO slipping over fact it doesn’t make its own mattresses