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2014-03-10 16:22:07

LONDON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market fell in February to $1,387 per metric ton (/mt), down 3% from January, according to the just-released monthly Platts Global Petrochemical Index (PGPI). The PGPI is a benchmark basket of seven widely used petrochemicals and is published by Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider and a top source of benchmark price references. Waning global...

2014-01-17 08:20:45

LONDON, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market increased in December to $1,406 per metric ton (/mt), up 4% from November, according to the just-released monthly Platts Global Petrochemical Index (PGPI). The PGPI is a benchmark basket of seven widely used petrochemicals and is published by Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider and a top source of benchmark price references. The petrochemical...

2013-10-08 23:01:38

CMT’s 5th Propylene Trade & Derivatives Markets opens in Singapore on 2-3 December 2013. The event will bring together global crude oil producers and key propylene players to discuss the major trends in propylene and derivatives market including the impact of shale gas on propylene production, the demand & supply gap in propylene, payoffs from on-purpose production methods and the long-term forecasts for derivatives sectors such as PP and phenol/ acetone. (PRWEB) October 09, 2013...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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