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Shin-Etsu Confirms Completion of the First Phase of Shintech’s PVC Expansion Project by Mid-2021
  • 29-Apr-2021 02:00 PM
  • Journalist: Robert Hume

Shintech Inc., the largest polyvinyl chloride (PVC) producer in USA is on track of expanding its first phase of PVC facility which is under construction in Louisiana... Read More

Engine No 1 Warns ExxonMobil Over its ‘Existential Business Risk’, Questions Climate Change Efforts
  • 28-Apr-2021 12:00 PM
  • Journalist: Robert Hume

San Francisco-based activist investor, Engine No 1 has warned ExxonMobil, a petrochemical heavyweight, that the US major is exposed to an “existential business... Read More

Auto Industry Faces Nylon Supply Crunch, Surging Demand Further Lifts the Price Chart
  • 26-Apr-2021 12:00 PM
  • Journalist: Robert Hume

Nearly all polymer prices have been on a surge since the start of this year and the increases have been significantly affecting the buyer’s pockets. The impact... Read More

Extending Feedstock Gains from Q1, Price of Polystyrene Continue to Strengthen in the United States
  • 23-Apr-2021 12:00 PM
  • Journalist: Robert Hume

US Polystyrene (PS) has been showing a staggering rise since Q1 2021 with the April settlements nearly doubling over December 2020 levels. In lieu of the market uptr... Read More