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Butadiene Prices Continue to Decline in Asia Amid Over Supply and Weak Downstream Demand
  • 06-Sep-2021 03:00 PM
  • Journalist: Nina Jiang

The Butadiene market decline accelerated in the beginning of September with the spot prices in China falling USD 54-70 per tonne from the price levels on August 1st. The prices dropped nearly 9%... Read More

New Ethylene Plant Commences Production in Korla, China
  • 06-Sep-2021 12:28 PM
  • Journalist: Nina Jiang

Dushanzi Petrochemical Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China’s oil and gas producing company, Petro China has started operation at its newly commissioned ethylene plant in Korla, Xinjiang. The ... Read More

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Curtails Solid Epoxy Resin Plant Operations
  • 03-Sep-2021 07:06 PM
  • Journalist: Li Hua

Chinese chemical giant, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, on August 30, 2021, announced the suspension of operations at its Mie plant which manufactures solid epoxy resins. The decision was made ... Read More

Prices of Propylene Glycol Rise in USA Amid Tight Feedstock Supply and Production Constraints
  • 03-Sep-2021 05:53 PM
  • Journalist: Nicholas Seifield

Propylene Glycol prices in USA have been rising since July with the prices at USD 2520 per tonne as per ChemAnalyst Database in August up almost 7% from the past month. The price rise is trigger... Read More