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2014-08-19 08:23:12

Highest Level Since February 2013, Despite Falling Feedstock Prices LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market rose for a second consecutive month, up 4% in July to $1,446 per metric ton (/mt), following a 2% monthly advance in June, 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...

2014-08-16 23:01:36

The North America 1-Hexene Market report estimates the size of the 1-Hexene market in terms of volume and value. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-1-hexene-4200226560.html. (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 1-Hexene is an organic compound with the formula C6H12. 1-Hexene is a colorless liquid. It is classified as a high olefin and is one of the industrially significant linear alpha olefins. C6 is mainly used as co-monomer of HAO-LLDPE and HDPE (high-density polyethylene). It...

2014-08-14 23:02:54

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Engineering Plastics Market by Type (Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, Fluor polymer, Polyamide, Polycarbonate, Polyoxymethylene, Thermoplastic Polyesters, and Others), Applications and Geography – Trends & Forecasts (2013- 2018)" global research report to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Engineering plastics market is experiencing rapid growth, which is expected to continue in the near future, mainly driven by the highly growing...

2014-08-13 23:06:33

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Surfactant Industry” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Surfactant Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on Surfactant market. The report provides Surfactant information, including its definition, classification, application, and industry chain structure as well as industry overview. This research...

2014-08-13 04:21:07

Growing global demand for polypropylene in long-term will outstrip increased U.S. propylene supply after shale oil LONDON, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. propylene supplies are expected to return to levels not seen since 2006, but the increase in the feedstock supply won't come close to meeting the global demand for polypropylene during the next decade, according to the just-released quarterly: Platts Global Polyolefins Outlook. Polypropylene, commonly known as PP or...

2014-08-11 23:00:41

CMT’s 21st Asia Petrochemical Summit (APS) reconvenes in Singapore on September 24-25, 2014 to discuss global crude, naphtha & propane market trends, petchem & downstream demand, as well as investments, expansion plans, and competitive strategies in South East Asia, North Asia (China, Japan, Korea), India & the Middle East and much more. Singapore (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Over 1.5 days, key executives from Asia’s petrochemical fraternity will explore trends and...

2014-08-05 23:08:25

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China 2-ethylhexanol (2-EH) Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB) Industry” to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China 2-ethylhexanol (2-EH) Industry is a professional and in-depth research report on China and Global 2-ethylhexanol (2-EH) Market. The report introduces 2-ethylhexanol (2-EH) basic...

2014-07-31 08:26:17

HOUSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) announced today it has closed the previously announced acquisition of German-based Vinnolit Holdings GmbH and its subsidiary companies from Advent International, a private equity firm. The Vinnolit acquisition includes six production facilities located in Burghausen, Gendorf, Cologne, Knapsack and Schkopau in Germany and Hillhouse in the United Kingdom. These operations have a combined annual capacity...

2014-07-31 08:25:39

DUBLIN, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Cumene Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Cumene or isopropyl-benzene is a flammable organic compound. It is an aromatic hydrocarbon-based liquid with a boiling point of 305.6 Fahrenheit. It is used industrially as a base chemical to create cumene hydroperoxide in order to produce two commercially essential chemicals, phenol and...

2014-07-30 12:25:20

DUBLIN, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB) Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Linear Alkyl Benzene Industry Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Linear Alkyl Benzene industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry...


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