In the Spotlight
POLYMER PRICES
PET July 2020: Firming of notations / Demand still weak from coronavirus crisis / Momentum from hygiene segment not enough to compensate / Bleak outlook due to indications of second Covid wave
04.08.2020
TRINSEO
Q2 sales and earnings badly dented by Covid-19 / Automotive shutdowns hit Performance Plastics
04.08.2020
DUPONT
Q2 EBITDA down 20% / Net loss widens due to Covid-19 impacts and impairment charge in Transportation & Industrial
03.08.2020
Latest news
POLYMER PRICES
Base petrochemicals, aromatics and feedstocks: July/August 2020
04.08.2020
POLYMER PRICES
PVC July 2020: Ethylene hike provides a lift / Strong demand for profiles plus production cutbacks triggers small supply shortages / Additional volumes not generally available
04.08.2020
VERSALIS
Purchase of 40% stake in compounder Finproject completed
04.08.2020
ADIENT
Car seat manufacturer plans to close French facility / Exclusive production for Renault
04.08.2020
TEKNI-PLEX
Film extrusion back online in Italy following fire / First calender machine installed
04.08.2020
POLYNT-REICHHOLD
Plans to build a maleic anhydride line in the US / Backward integration of resin production
03.08.2020
SK CAPITAL
Acquisition of majority stake in Techmer PM / Purchase of Baker Hughes' speciality polymers business
03.08.2020
ASHLAND
Sale of maleic anhydride business to AOC / Deal worth USD 100m
03.08.2020
RADICI
Polyamide specialist announces declines in sales and results for 2019 / Q1 2020 appears stable
03.08.2020
AUSTRIA
Greenpeace criticises poor recycling rates for PET bottles / “Increase the proportion of returnable containers”
03.08.2020
BRIGHT GREEN PLASTICS
Former Imerplast business opens doors to new recycling plant
03.08.2020
MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL
Partnership with German start-up on PBT powder for 3D printing
03.08.2020
CELANESE
Key Q2 earnings nearly halved as sales plunge 25% / Three European compounding sites to be closed and assets relocated to Italy
31.07.2020
MARINE LITTER
New studies show level of microplastics pollution in London's Thames river
31.07.2020
PERLEN PACKAGING
Packaging film supplier publishes record figures / Parent company CPH under pressure
31.07.2020
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