THE EPOXY BLOG

Olin Results

Olin Announces Third Quarter 2021 Results  Third Quarter 2021 Highlights- Net income of $390.7 million and record adjusted EBITDA of $707.0 million- ECU Profit Contribution Index improved by 16% compared to second quarter- Epoxy and Winchester achieved record quarterly segment earnings

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Driver Issues

ILMA ’21: US trucking issues here to stay

Author: Amanda Hay

2021/10/12

PHOENIX (ICIS)–Trucking issues topped a long list of supply-chain concerns at the Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (ILMA) annual meeting and there are few signs of relief.

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Milliken Acquires Encapsys

Milliken & Company Acquires Encapsys, LLC

October 18, 2021 03:38 PM Eastern Daylight Time

SPARTANBURG,

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Olin Shutting Down More Chlor Alkali Capacity

Olin To Shut Down Additional Chlor Alkali Capacity  CLAYTON, Mo., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) announced today that it plans to permanently shut down the remaining diaphragm-grade chlor alkali capacity (approximately 200,000 Electrochemical Unit “ECU” Read more

Port Update

Ships await to enter the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Oct. 14, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Ships await to enter the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Oct. 14, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times) Economy

Record Number of Container Ships Waiting Off Ports of Long Beach, Read more

China Coal

China Jawbones Coal Markets With Meaningless “Market Intervention” Headlines As It Becomes Desperate 

by Tyler DurdenTuesday, Oct 19, 2021 –

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Propylene Naptha Spread in Asia

Asia’s propylene-naphtha spread touches near six-week high on stronger propylene

Propylene-naphtha spread at $332.75/mt

FOB Korea propylene at four-month high of $1,105/mt

Asia’s propylene-naphtha spread touched a near six-week high Oct.

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