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4-Sep-2015
Asian Butadiene monthly synopsis for August 2015 [17:00 ]
Asian Ethylene monthly synopsis for August 2015 [17:25 ]
Asian Propylene monthly synopsis for August 2015 [17:20 ]
US Market prices of Methanol as of 2nd September 2015 [17:55 ]
US Market prices of Styrene as of 2nd September 2015 [17:50 ]
US Market prices of PX as of 2nd September 2015 [17:45 ]
US Market prices of MX as of 2nd September 2015 [17:40 ]
US Market prices of Toluene as of 2nd September 2015 [17:35 ]
US Market prices of Benzene as of 2nd September 2015 [17:30 ]
US Market prices of PP as of 2nd September 2015 [17:10 ]
US Market prices of PE as of 2nd September 2015 [17:05 ]
EUR/USD Rebounds From 3-day Low On Upbeat Economic Data Ahead Of ECB Meet [16:40 ]
PET contract prices witness a fall in Europe [17:15 ]
ABS spot prices dragged sharply lower in Europe [16:55 ]
Yuyao Domestic market price of LLDPE as of 2nd September 2015 [16:50 ]
Yuyao Domestic market price of LDPE as of 2nd September 2015 [16:45 ]
Yuyao Domestic market price of HDPE as of 2nd September 2015 [16:35 ]
Yuyao Domestic market price of PP as of 2nd September 2015 [16:30 ]
GBP/USD Near 3-month Low Ahead Of ECB Rate Decision, US NFP Data [16:15 ]
PVC prices in Europe slip amid bearish ethylene rates [16:25 ]
PVC prices in Europe slip amid bearish ethylene rates [16:25 ]
US Market prices of Ethylene as of 2nd September 2015 [16:20 ]
US Market prices of refinery grade Propylene as of 2nd September 2015 [16:15 ]
TNS Crude Palm Oil Bursa Malaysia Futures Close - Sep 3 - Table [15:59 ]
Market Synopsis as of September 2, 2015 [10:30 ]
HDPE buying remains sluggish in Europe [16:10 ]
Middle East Market prices of PE as of 2nd September 2015 [16:05 ]
Middle East Market prices of PP as of 2nd September 2015 [16:00 ]
LLDPE prices hammered lower amid a plunge in ethylene contract price for September [15:55 ]
European LDPE prices plummet [15:50 ]
Bearish propylene rates pressure PP prices lower sharply in Europe [15:35 ]
European PS prices sink [15:00 ]
SM prices in Europe journey south [15:15 ]
European toluene prices edge lower [15:00 ]
The government of Yakutia is in talks with a Chinese company for the joint construction of an oil refinery. [14:10 ]
PX prices in Europe decline [14:35 ]
Asian SM monthly synopsis for August 2015 [15:45 ]
Asian Methanol monthly synopsis for August 2015 [15:40 ]
Asian Xylenes monthly synopsis for July 2015 [14:30 ]
Asian Toluene monthly synopsis for August 2015 [15:20 ]
Asian Benzene monthly synopsis for August 2015 [14:45 ]
European Market prices of Methanol as of 2nd September 2015 [15:30 ]
European Market prices of Styrene as of 2nd September 2015 [15:25 ]
European Market prices of PX as of 2nd September 2015 [15:15 ]
European Market prices of Toluene as of 2nd September 2015 [15:10 ]
European Market prices of Benzene as of 2nd September 2015 [15:05 ]
European Market prices of PP as of 2nd September 2015 [14:55 ]
European Market prices of PE as of 2nd September 2015 [14:50 ]
European Market prices of Propylene as of 2nd September 2015 [14:40 ]
European Market prices of Ethylene as of 2nd September 2015 [14:35 ]
OPEC Daily Basket Price - September 2, 2015 [14:10 ]
SM prices in Asia slip [13:50 ]
Toluene prices tumble in Asia [13:25 ]
International Market prices of Methanol as of 2nd September 2015 [14:25 ]
International Market prices of Styrene as of 2nd September 2015 [14:20 ]
International Market prices of MEG as of 2nd September 2015 [14:15 ]
International Market prices of PTA as of 2nd September 2015 [14:05 ]
International Market prices of PX as of 2nd September 2015 [14:00 ]
International Market prices of Isomer MX as of 2nd September 2015 [13:55 ]
International Market prices of Toluene as of 2nd September 2015 [13:45 ]
International Market prices of Benzene as of 2nd September 2015 [13:40 ]
International Market prices of PE as of 2nd September 2015 [13:35 ]
International Market prices of PP as of 2nd September 2015q [13:30 ]
Far East Market prices of Propylene as of 2nd September 2015 [13:20 ]
Asian Market prices of Ethylene as of 2nd September 2015 [13:15 ]
International Market prices of Ethylene as of 2nd September 2015 [13:10 ]
Weaker upstream crude values pull PX prices in Asia lower [12:40 ]
CB&I awarded contract for LACC Ethane cracker project [12:00 ]
Mumbai Traded Chemical Prices (Drum) as on 03-09-2015 [11:55 ]
Mumbai Traded Chemical Prices (Bulk) as on 03-09-2015 [11:50 ]
Weaker upstream costs push isomer MX prices lower in Asia [11:50 ]
Benzene prices plummet in Asia [11:15 ]
Crude oil prices rise on Wednesday [11:00 ]
SNAPSHOT: Kenya market as of September 2, 2015 [12:35 ]
SNAPSHOT: Nigeria market as of September 2, 2015 [12:30 ]
SNAPSHOT: Sri Lanka market as of September 2, 2015 [12:25 ]
Forward naphtha prices gain in Asia [10:45 ]
SNAPSHOT: Bangladesh market as of September 2, 2015 [12:15 ]
SNAPSHOT: Pakistan (Lahore) market as of September 2, 2015 [12:10 ]
SNAPSHOT: Pakistan (Karachi) market as of September 2, 2015 [12:05 ]
USD/INR Opens Up On Fear Of Fed Rate Hike After Strong US Economic Data [10:30 ]
SNAPSHOT: Nepal market as of September 2, 2015 [11:45 ]
Domestic market prices of EVA as of September 2, 2015 [11:40 ]
SNAPSHOT: Tirupati market as of September 2, 2015 [11:35 ]
SNAPSHOT: Kerala market as of September 2, 2015 [11:25 ]
SNAPSHOT: Punjab market as of September 2, 2015 [11:20 ]
SNAPSHOT: Hyderabad market as of September 2, 2015 [11:10 ]
SNAPSHOT: Kanpur market as of September 2, 2015 [11:05 ]
SNAPSHOT: Rajasthan market as of September 2, 2015 [10:55 ]
SNAPSHOT: Ahmedabad market as of September 2, 2015 [10:50 ]
SNAPSHOT: Chennai market as of September 2, 2015 [10:40 ]
SNAPSHOT: Indore market as of September 2, 2015 [10:35 ]
SNAPSHOT: Bangalore market as of September 2, 2015 [10:25 ]
SNAPSHOT: Kolkata market as of September 2, 2015 [10:20 ]
SNAPSHOT: Delhi market as of September 2, 2015 [10:10 ]
SNAPSHOT: Mumbai market as of September 2, 2015 [10:05 ]
Mitsui Phenols Singapore slashes run rates at Phenol-acetone plant [04:20 ]
No.1 SM plant to resume production by TSMC [10:00 ]
PVC plant planned to be shut by LG Chem [07:50 ]
Run rates reduced at cracker by Mitsui Chemicals [09:40 ]
Thailand’s PTTGC plans to shut HDPE plant for maintenance [09:20 ]
LLDPE plant likely to be shut for maintenance by PTTGC [08:40 ]
PC plant operated by FIPC at full rates [07:20 ]
MDI plant shut by Wanhua Chemical [06:50 ]
No.2 SM plant operating at full rates by TSMC [06:20 ]
ACN plant shuts by Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical [05:50 ]
HDPE prices continue to journey south in Asia [08:20 ]
PP demand remains weak in Asia [08:00 ]
European benzene contract price fully settles for September [09:00 ]
European styrene contract price settles for September [05:20 ]
EVA/LDPE swing plant operates by USI at normal rates [04:50 ]
Two PO lines of Befar Group operating at full rates [04:00 ]
Domestic Prices of Toluene China as of 2nd September 2015 [12:45 ]
Domestic Prices of Styrene China as of 2nd September 2015 [13:00 ]
Domestic Prices of Pure Benzene China as of 2nd September 2015 [12:50 ]
Domestic Prices of Pure Benzene China as of 2nd September 2015 [14:10 ]
Domestic Prices of Propylene China as of 2nd September 2015 [12:55 ]
Domestic Prices of Polypropylene (PP) China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:55 ]
Domestic Prices of Phenol China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:50 ]
Domestic Prices of Phthalic Diamide (PA) China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:45 ]
Domestic Prices of Ortho Xylene China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:35 ]
Domestic Prices of Mixed Xylene China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:30 ]
Domestic Prices of Methanol & N-Butanol China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:25 ]
Domestic Prices of Methylethyl Ketone China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:15 ]
Domestic Prices of Monoethylene Glycol China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:10 ]
Domestic Prices of Isobutyl Alcohol & Isooctanol China as of 2nd September 2015 [09:05 ]
Domestic Prices of Dioctyl Phthalate China as of 2nd September 2015 [08:55 ]
Domestic Prices of Dichloroethane China as of 2nd September 2015 [08:50 ]
Domestic Prices of Diethylene Glycol China as of 2nd September 2015 [08:45 ]
Domestic Prices of Cyclohexanone China as of 2nd September 2015 [08:35 ]
Domestic Prices of Caustic Soda China as of 2nd September 2015 [08:30 ]
Domestic Prices of Bisphenol-A China as of 2nd September 2015 [08:25 ]
Domestic China prices of Adipic Acid as of 2nd September 2015 [08:15 ]
Domestic Prices of Acetone China as of 2nd September 2015 [08:10 ]
Zhongyuan Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [07:45 ]
Zhanjiang Dongxing Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [07:35 ]
Zhenhai Refinery Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [07:30 ]
Yanshan Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [07:15 ]
Yangzi BASF Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [07:05 ]
Yangzi Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [07:00 ]
Wuhan Phoenix Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [06:45 ]
Tianjin Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [06:35 ]
Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [06:30 ]
Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [06:15 ]
Qingdao Refinery Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [06:05 ]
Qilu Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [06:00 ]
Panjin Ethylene Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [05:45 ]
Maoming Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [05:35 ]
Lanzhou Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [05:30 ]
Jiujiang Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [05:15 ]
Jingmen Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [05:05 ]
Jinan Refinery Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [05:00 ]
Hainan Refinery Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [04:45 ]
Guangzhou Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [04:35 ]
Fushun Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [04:30 ]
Daqing Petrochemical Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [04:15 ]
Dalian West Pacific Polymer Product Prices as of 2nd September 2015 [04:05 ]

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