THE URETHANE BLOG

Propane/Propylene Forecast

September 29, 2021

The Propane Nightmare Before Christmas: Tight Fundamentals Will Dampen Propylene Margins

The notion that global supply chains have been severely impacted by COVID is not new,

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PO in China

SunSirs: Propylene Oxide Prices Rose Slightly in September

http://www.chemnet.com   Sep 30,2021 SunSirs

  Price trend

  According to the monitoring data of SunSirs,

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Covestro Update

Covestro raises investment in sustainable growth

Investor Conference 2021: transformation toward a successful future

  • Sustainability trends boost demand at Covestro
  • New world-scale MDI plant: investment resumed
  • EUR 1 billion for circular economy projects over ten years
  • Mid-cycle EBITDA to rise to EUR 2.8 billion in 2024
  • Expansion of sustainable portfolio: 45 products based on alternative raw materials already commercialized

Covestro is laying the groundwork for sustainable growth in the future.

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China Update

China economy to slow as industries struggle from power crunch

Author: Fanny Zhang

2021/09/29

SINGAPORE (ICIS)–China’s economic prospects are being weighed down by an ongoing power crunch in a huge swathe of the country,

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Railcar Primer

Why Is The Number Of Railcars In Storage Important?

by Tyler DurdenTuesday, Sep 28, 2021 – 02:10 PM

By Joanna Marsh of FreightWaves,

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Covestro MDI Expansion Plans

Higher costs drive re-examination of Covestro MDI plant location plans – CEO

Author: Tom Brown

2021/09/28

LONDON (ICIS)–A significant increase in construction costs in the US has become a factor in Covestro moving to re-examine the potential location of its planned flagship methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) plant,

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