THE EPOXY BLOG

Kumho Expansions

Kumho Petrochemical on track to up synthetic resin production

2018.05.20 13:53:31 | 2018.05.20 14:07:20

South Korea’s Kumho Petrochemical Co.

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Qingdao Restrictions

Temporary restrictions on Dangerous Goods shipments through QINGDAO, CN begin today, May 20.

Increased security and disruptions to ocean freight expected through the end of June. Read more

Tosoh Announces Amines Increase

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Dear TOSOH Customer

Effective June l, 2018  or as contract terms a‖ow,Tosoh Corporation will increase the price of
ethyleneamines as fo‖ows

TETA
TEPA
Heavy Polyamines

North America
$0.10/1b
$0.10/1b
$0.10/1b

Asia
$0.20/kg
$0.20/kg
$0.20/kg

Thank you for your business with Tosoh Corporation Please contact your Regional Manager if you
have any questions.

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Hexion Results

Hexion Inc. Announces First Quarter 2018 Results

First Quarter 2018 Highlights

  • Net sales of $946 million, a 9% increase versus prior year
  • Net loss of $13 million
  • Segment EBITDA of $118 million,

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Freight Competition

Freight Operators Dismiss Threat of Digital Startups

Big brokers say they’re spending tens of millions of dollars on technology, and have the critical scale from longstanding customers

C.H. Robinson says it will spend $150 million this year on technology and XPO Logistics says its IT spending reaches $450 million.
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The Market is Pretty Smart

A signal here?  The inventory to shipments ratio is falling . . . maybe expectations are changing

 

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