THE URETHANE BLOG

Good News for Spray Foam

Good News for Spray Foam

After last month’s jarring 12.6% tumble, which sent the SAAR to the lowest level since Jan 2016, US new home sales were expected to slide again if at a far more moderate pace

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Housing Drops

Housing Drops

Comments confirmed that the mood is dismal and turning uglier by the day: “Although U.S. housing prices remain substantially above their year-ago levels, July’s report reflects a forceful deceleration,” says Craig J. Lazzara, Managing Director at S&P DJI. 

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LyondellBasell Changes

LyondellBasell Changes

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announces organizational changes to increase value from existing assets and targeted growth opportunities while accelerating the development of our circular and low carbon solutions to meet increasing market demand.

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Container Rates Update

Container Rates Update

Fall In Container Spot Rates “Much Steeper”, “Less Orderly” Than Expected

Shipping liner executives predicted a continued drop in spot rates during their latest quarterly calls,

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Housing Upside but Concern

Housing Upside but Concern

In a nice surprise to the upside, the Census Bureau housing report indicated that housing starts jumped a larger-than-expected 12.2% to a 1.575-million-unit pace,

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Lanxess is Prepared

LANXESS prepared for worst-case Europe gas scenario with targeted shutdowns – CEO

Joseph Chang | 26-Aug-2022 | Full story

NEW YORK (ICIS)–Germany-based LANXESS is prepared for the worst-case scenario if all Russian gas supplies to Europe are cut off,

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Zarnitz Joins Everchem

Everchem Specialty Chemicals is pleased to announce that Charlie Zarnitz has joined our team as Director for Business Development.

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Huntsman Reduces Forecast

Huntsman Reduces Forecast

Huntsman Updates Third Quarter 2022 Outlook

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — During Huntsman’s (NYSE: HUN) second quarter earnings conference call,

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